Q. What are the best sites for financial help with very expensive drugs? I don’t qualify for Medicaid but my drug bills can reach $5,000 a month. I have multiple sclerosis, Crohn’s and atrial fibrillation. I am a retired nurse and scared about how I can afford these medicines.
A. You may qualify for assistance from the pharmaceutical companies that make your drugs. Go to www.helpingpatients.org to find out.
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