Tuesday, August 9, 2016

stay away from the drugstore

hubs went to the doctor today and got his epidural. so far so good. today was a day of resting and taking it easy.

While I was waiting for him, I finished up a green dishcloth, appliqued my turkeys, and then finished up a dishcloth with the scrubby yarn I got. it will make two of them. so I gave one to my friend Jackie and I will finish the next one for me.

I then I stopped at the drugstore with a prescription. that in itself is punishment, right?  well the gal behind the counter said I cant have it till Thursday. I said I cant pick it up tomorrow while on my way out here? nope, Thurs. I said it is ONE day. NOPE cant do. grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
that made my day right there. then I go get the ones that WERE ready and the gal goes $269. WHAT?
good thing I have a credit card. OMG........ that is the price of the insulin. so I came home and called his part D supplement and yes that is the price. I was in sticker shock.

needless to say, I spent the rest of the day in a fog. trying to figure out how we are gonna plan for the cost of the prescriptions he is given. and he has a ton of them still............
WOWZA............
I think I better eat my spinach and stay healthy cause I cant afford two of us on meds that is for sure!

4 comments:

  1. That is just terrible! unbelievable...
    hugs, julierose

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  2. Thats horrible. Do a google search of assistance with perscriptions costs - there may be a program or two for you.

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  3. OH MY GOSH. Good ole Obama Care seems to make it more, and more expensive. We have to choose between taking meds and having food on the table and living it is a sad state of affairs.

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  4. Maybe you can get a better part d next time that pays better on what he takes

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