Many Americans have trouble paying for their medication.

Self-sufficiency is supported as APA teaches individuals how to access their prescriptions directly from the pharmaceutical organizations, whenever possible.

Don’t be afraid to talk to your Doctor about medication costs and use of generics since they are more affordable. Look at all possibilities for reducing your medication costs.

You may want to call other health care partners who may help:  (1) Community Health Centers or Santa Barbara County-Public Health Department Clinics, Department of Social Service or charitable programs.

RxAssist can help you learn about ways to use pharmaceutical company programs and other resources to help reduce your medication costs. Look at their Patient Center database and FAQ page to get started.