Ask your doctor for samples of the medication.
Ask your hospital about its charity care program if you’re filling the prescription at the hospital pharmacy.
Search the Patient Advocate Foundation’s National Financial Resource Directory for help paying bills, copays, and premiums.
Join a student health plan if you’re attending college.
Join an insurance plan offered by your employer.
Buy your insurance directly from an insurance provider or broker. Compare plans at sites like eHealthInsurance, HealthMarkets, or HealthPocket.