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Save money on your brand name medicines this New Year

(NC) New Year's resolutions are all about making wise choices -- Improving on behaviours from years gone by. For many Canadians, promises of taking better care of our health and saving money often top the list.

The RxHelp Patient Assistance Card Program is a tool that allows Canadians to stay on their brand medicines at little or no additional cost over the generic version.  

Here are three steps to save you money on your brand name medicines this year:

1. Get a valid prescription from your doctor.

2. Pick up an RxHelp card

- Directly from your doctor; or

- Visit or call 1-866-RxHelp4 (1-866-794-3574) to have one sent to you via mail; or

- Download and print an RxHelp Patient Choice card from

3. Present the prescription and RxHelp Patient Choice card at any Canadian pharmacy and request your brand name medicine.

Cards are free of charge; there are no hidden fees, no monthly charges and patient privacy is protected.

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