Posted by Jamie Morehead on September 21, 2016
We recently came across this Facebook article on how to obtain an Epi-Pen as a low cost generic. Perhaps this will help someone obtain this potentially life-saving medication affordably.
Victory is mine!
My quest for an emergency dose of epinephrine to have on hand that does not cost an arm and a leg (or support the ridiculous salary of a pharmaceutical CEO) was a success.
I asked my physician to prescribe a "generic epinephrine auto-injector".
It took CVS two tries to get what I wanted. They first filled the script with an Epi-pen to the tune of $616. We have a high dexuctable plan that does not kick in at that level and we have been healthy and injury free ...