Our client advocate can help local people print coupons and discount cards to reduce the cost of medications and complete the forms for free medications properly.
Please call us at (574) 314-5422.
Metformin & generic Lipitor are both free at any Meijer Pharmacy.
Discount cards for commercial/employer or ACA insurance or the uninsured for insulin will reduce your co-pays & out of pocket costs. They cannot be used with Medicare or Medicaid. Lantus Apidra Toujeo
These can only be used alongside insurance. Basaglar Novolog Levemir Tresiba
Humalog & Humulin's discount information.
Sam's club offers discounts to members on Novolog and Levemir. For members only. Prices are still very high but less than standard pharmacy cash prices.
If you are Novolin or Humulin NPH, Regular or 70/30, the least expensive place to buy is at Wal-Mart Pharmacies under then Reli-On brand name where the cash price is under $25! Prescriptions are required.
Here are coupons for other injectables: Bydureon Byetta & Symlin Trulicity Victoza
Farxiga has a discount card for people with commercial or employer insurance.
Januvia and Janumet regular and XR have a free 30 day coupon online. It can only be used once a lifetime. Afterwards there is a discount card to use alongside employer or individual insurance.
Invokana has a discount card for people with commercial or employer insurance.
Tanzeum will be phased out and discontinued by mid-2018 by the manufacturer. Read more about it here.
As of July 1, 2014 no insulin is available over the counter or for retail without a prescription in the state of Indiana. This was approved by the Indiana General Assembly through motion HB1218 which is paraphrased here.
Xubex mail order pharmacy has many free trials of prescriptions. Make sure to circle NR for no refill. The form must be signed by both the patient and the physician.
Federal Drug Administration's rules on how to dispose of unused medications.
Drop 2 Stop - Martins and the 525 Foundation collaboration to provide drop boxes for unused medication. This is not for used syringes.
Elkhart Drop-Off Locations for Drugs/Medications
Scam Alert - There are many companies that assist people with medication assistance programs, and unfortunately there are companies that scam diabetics. Be diligent about keeping your information private. Only release it if you know who you are talking to and write down their name, the company name and contact phone number any time you do talk to somebody on the phone.
Syringes & Needles
BD Syringe Assistance Program
Guidelines for Sharps/Syringes Disposal in Indiana
See if you are eligible for a free sharps container through Taltz Together.
Drop off used needles in a puncture proof container on the 1st Saturday of every month in Elkhart, Indiana.
Home Glucose Meters & Testing
Tracking your blood glucose numbers: Feb. 2019 March 2019 April 2019 May 2019 June 2019 July 2019 August 2019 Sept. 2019 Oct. 2019 Nov. 2019 Dec. 2019
Freestyle Lite Promise Discount Program
Contour Next Discount Card
Get a free Accuchek Meter
Accucheck Guide Program - 100 strips $29.99 with card
Reli-on Test Strips - 50 test strips are only $9 at Walmart Pharmacies! Prime & Premier brands.
GE Test Strips - 50 test strips are only $9.99 (get the meter free with the first purchase) at Martin's Pharmacies!
Indiana Medicaid & Healthy Indiana Plan's Approved Glucose Meters
Sam's Club offers free Bayer meters (Contour, Contour Next & Breeze 2) to members with a prescription along with discount prices on test strips.
Click here for a list of locations in St. Joseph or Elkhart County who help people stop smoking!
If you are a diabetic who smokes it increases your chances of having a heart attack or stroke. Click here to download a brochure from the state of Indiana about smoking and diabetes.
Bayer Healthcare (574) 257-3045
South Bend Clinic
St. Joseph Regional Medicine Center
Dr. Laura Helman
FDA drug recalls, shortages and new safety information.
If you need an additional resources or have more questions, please email us via the Contact Us page.