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This strategy will not work for all medications, but it tends to work for many of the world's best-selling drugs. In most cases, high-dose pills are generally priced the same as their low-dose counterparts, so ask your doctor if you can safely split a higher-dosage pill in half. You should save at least $160 a year or more per prescription if you don't have drug coverage or 50% on your co-pays if you do.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|