Why Aren’t My Medications Covered? Part 2

Brooke Thai, PharmD Student Welcome back to the topic of medication coverage and insurance plans. In part 1, we discussed some background information about the difference between insurance companies and plan adjudicators, direct billing and manual submissions, and different sources of coverage. Today in part 2, we’ll be going through some more definitions and finally,…

The Codeine Controversy – How Safe and Effective is Tylenol® #1 Compared to Other Over-The-Counter Products?

Ethos Ho, BSc Pharm Candidate A Painful Dilemma Are you experiencing pain that just won’t go away despite taking medications like Tylenol® or Advil®? Perhaps a headache, migraine, swollen joint, or an aching muscle is keeping you up at night, or preventing you from participating in your daily activities.  You may be thinking about using…