Does GoodRx really save money?
How much can you really save with GoodRx?
GoodRx says it can save consumers up to 80% off the price of prescription drugs.
The app does a great job of highlighting $4 generics and even medications that are 100% free!
Is GoodRx a legitimate company?
Technically GoodRx.com is legitimate and provides discounts on prescription medicine. The good news is that it is completely free to use. But apparently it’s not all good with GoodRx. Since it is free, it may be worth a shot to try it out and save money on expensive prescription drug costs.
Do pharmacies lose money with GoodRx?
Because independent pharmacists feel like they have to take GoodRx to be competitive, they end up losing money. In the case of chain pharmacies, contracts with Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) require that pharmacies accept GoodRx as part of their contract agreement.
Is GoodRx better than insurance?
You can and should use a GoodRx discount instead of your health insurance or Medicare if the price is lower. GoodRx is not insurance. If your find a better price on GoodRx than what your coverage offers, ask the pharmacist to use the coupon and process the transaction as a “cash” payment instead.