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How do prescription assistance programs decide which drugs to include?

Goldina Erowele
Caregiving

Patient assistance programs are run by pharmaceutical companies to provide free medications to people who cannot afford to buy their medicine.

There are organizations such as RxAssist, NeedyMeds, Partnership for Prescription Assistance, etc. offers a comprehensive database of these patient assistance programs, as well as practical tools, news, and articles so that health care professionals and patients can find the information they need. All in one place

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Decisions about which drugs are included in a prescription assistance program are made by the participating pharmaceutical companies and the prescription assistance programs.
 

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