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Can a pharmacist suggest a cheaper option for a prescription?

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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
2 doctors agree

In brief: Pharmacist

Pharmacists usually make sure you get the correct medication in correct doses or if there is a drug- drug interaction.
If he has any doubt he will contact your doctor. Also he can suggest generic versions of medications which are much cheaper.

In brief: Pharmacist

Pharmacists usually make sure you get the correct medication in correct doses or if there is a drug- drug interaction.
If he has any doubt he will contact your doctor. Also he can suggest generic versions of medications which are much cheaper.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Often yes

especially if a generic is available.

In brief: Often yes

especially if a generic is available.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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