Understanding Meds

Keep your family healthier by understanding medications

Staying on top of need-to-know prescription information can save you money. But it can also save your life — or the life of someone you love. Take charge of your medications with Humana’s easy-to-use tools.

Over-the-counter drugs

Sometimes it’s possible to swap your prescription for an over-the-counter drug, a great way to put more cash in your pocket.

  • Find discounts and coupons
  • See how you can save on cold, allergy, and heartburn medications

Maximize your pharmacy benefit

Staying healthy is important — and so is saving money. At Humana, we’re committed to offering you ways to do both.

  • Explore lower-cost medication options
  • Compare prescription drug prices
  • Get started with mail-order

Drug interactions

Prevent medical mix-ups. Find tips for avoiding serious side effects and overdosing with your prescription drugs.

  • See if your prescription requires special instructions
  • Find out which foods counteract the drugs you take
  • Discover how to combine medications safely

Drug dictionary

Learn about side effects, storage, dosages, and more.

  • Search by name or by a condition
  • See what happens if you miss a dose
  • Find drug-dosage how-tos
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Your meds mailed to you

Bring the pharmacy to you

Order your medications online and have them mailed directly to you with a mail delivery service like Humana Pharmacy®.

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