understanding your medications

Keep tabs on your health by understanding your medications

Knowing as much as possible about prescription drugs can do more than save you money. It can save your life. Take charge of your medications with Humana’s easy-to-use tools.

Over-the-counter drugs

Switch and save. Swapping out a prescription for regular over-the-counter medications is a great way to save time — and could save you money.

Just be sure to check with your doctor before making any changes to your prescription medications.

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

Brand vs. generic

With prescription drug costs rising, generic alternatives to brand-name medications may help increase your savings.

    • Get tips on when to use generic drugs
    • Price drugs covered by your plan

Drug interactions

It's important to know as much as you can about the drugs you take. Find tips for avoiding serious side effects with your prescription drugs.

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

Drug dictionary

Find information about side effects, storage, dosages, and more.

    • Search by drug name or by your condition
    • See what happens if you miss a dose
    • Find out side effects

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Keep track of your medicine

Keep track of your medicine

Keeping track of your medication schedule is part of the plan you and your doctor have to keep you healthy. With pharmacies like Humana-owned RightSource, it may be easier.

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