Savings of over 80% are possible on both brand name and generic drugs. Below are tips from our latest Consumer Guide.

Save Money on Brand Name Medication (See examples.)

1. Check Brand Name Prices at Canadian and Other International Online Pharmacies

The greatest potential savings on drug costs come from buying brand name medication at significantly lower prices from other countries. Savings average 80% for top brand name drugs. While it is technically not possible for Americans to import drugs through the mail, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration rarely interferes as long as the supply is for three months or less and doesn't include controlled substances. To be safe, Americans should avoid any non-U.S. online pharmacy and must see that they buy only from Ratings. Reputable and safe international online pharmacies require a prescription from your doctor and do not market, sell or ship controlled substances to the United States.

2. Check Brand-Name Prices at U.S. Online and Wholesale Club Pharmacies

If you purchase only from the, you can save some money on brand name medication. They often offer the lowest U.S. prices which you can compare U.S. (and non-U.S.) drug prices on nearly every prescription drug at any online platform and get to a conclusion. The products are most of the time similar to as shown in the picture and the delivery system is easy and safe with no irregularities.

Many retailers offer certain generic drugs for about $4 for a 30-day supply or $10 to $12 for a 90-day supply. Examples are Target, Wal-Mart, , Wegmans, Publix, Kmart, Kroger and Safeway. The prices given over there are less compared to those at most U.S. pharmacies, also sometimes even less than co-pays required by some pharmacy benefit plans. However, there are many generics not covered in these programs. If the medicines you require are not in specific generic retail programs, searching those medicines online at, check the wholesale club of pharmacies, or investigate the drug program that are based on needs or fees which is your best options.