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What are preferred and non-preferred drugs?

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  • AUnitedHealthcare answered
    Preferred drugs usually cost less than the similar brand name drug used to treat the same condition. Sometimes a non-preferred drug can move to the preferred list. When this occurs, your doctor can then prescribe it for you at a cost less than what you might have paid before
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