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I currently do not have insurance. I am taking BP meds due

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I currently do not have insurance. I am taking BP meds due to a stroke 2 years ago. My cardiologists will no longer prescribe meds without a visit (witch I can not afford) What do I do about this, I need to have those meds?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pharmacy
Expert:  Drugdad replied 1 year ago.
Hi, how can I help you? What medications are you taking?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
metoprolol tartrate 100mg twice daily, amlodipinr besylate 10mg once, lisinopril 40 mg once. atorvastatin 10mg ond, hyrochlorothiazide 25mg once
Expert:  Drugdad replied 1 year ago.
you need to visit your cardiologist but in the mean time, you can visit your family physician to prescribe those meds. Since you don't have insurance, your best option is to visit low income clinics. Most are offered at the hospital. Call any local hospitals in your area to find out.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
closed for the weekend. what do I do in the mean time. out of meds
Expert:  Drugdad replied 1 year ago.
If those drugs were prescribed to you recently, your pharmacy will give you up to 3 days to hold you over till Monday.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thank you
Expert:  Drugdad replied 1 year ago.
You are welcome.

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