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Discount Prescription Card program
how easy drug card works
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It takes less than
1 minute to complete
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Your card is ready instantly
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Present your card to the pharmacy
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The pharmacy automatically applies your discount.

Get Your FREE Pre-Activated Prescription Drug Card INSTANTLY and begin using it immediately.

We have over 56,000 participating pharmacies in our discount network. These include most large chain stores including Walgreens, CVS, Rite-Aid as well as local neighborhood pharmacies nationwide. Use our Easy Pharmacy Locator.

Check the price of your medication at your favorite neighborhood pharmacy here.

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This is a Discount Drug Program. This is not Insurance!


Why is the card offered
for FREE?

Our pharmacy partners support this
program every time you fill a prescription.
This program was developed to help
Illinois residents afford their prescriptions.

 Your card is awesome - it saved
me almost 40% on 2 prescriptions. 
–Frank J.  Moline, IL

 This card ROCKS! I saved over
$300 this month. What a blessing! 
–CP  Chicago, IL

** Note: Illinois Drug Card is NOT insurance and is not intended to replace insurance **
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An Illinois Organization

The Free Illinois Drug Card is designed to provide assistance to the uninsured or under-insured residents of Illinois. There are no eligibility requirements or restrictions imposed to get a card - everyone is eligible to use the Illinois Drug Card regardless of income, age, or other coverage status. If you have recently lost your job or lost your health benefits through your employer then the Illinois drug card program is here to help you save at your local pharmacy. This card is accepted at all major chains in Illinois including Walgreens, CVS, Rite-Aid, Osco, Dominicks, and many others. If your insurance company does not cover certain medications you may benefit by using this discount drug card as well. Visit our entire web site for information on reducing your medication costs. We provide tips to save you money at the pharmacy. Medical assistance for the uninsured can be difficult to understand and find. We have made the process easy for people that need help with prescription drug costs. Our card provides discounts at your local pharmacy and is free to everyone. There are no qualifications and no limits with our card. Use our convenient pharmacy locator to find a participating pharmacy near you and use our drug pricing tool to estimate the cost of your medications at each pharmacy within your zipcode area.

––– Additional Illinois State Assistance is available to those who qualify. –––
If you are 65 years or older AND have a total annual income of no more than $23,225 ($31,264 for couples) you may qualify for the Illinois Cares Rx Plus program. Illinois Cares Rx is an offical State of Illinois Sponsored program that offers additional pharmacy benefits. If you qualify, Illinois Cares Rx Plus covers almost all prescription drugs. There is also another official State of Illinois Rx Program called Illinois Cares Rx Basic for adults 65 years of age or older or people with disabilities aged 16 and over and have a total annual income of no more than $24,808 for self filers, no more than $32,916 if you filing an application for yourself and your spouse. If you qualify for these programs, Illinois Cares Rx Basic will cover your prescription drug costs that treat these 10 common diseases: Alzheimerís disease, Arthritis, Cancer, Diabetes, Glaucoma, Cardiovascular disease, Lung disease and smoking-related illnesses, Osteoporosis, Parkinsonís disease, and Multiple sclerosis. If you qualify or think you might qualify please visit the Illinois Cares Rx website for more information or call the Illinois Department on Aging Senior HelpLine at 1-800-252-8966, 1-888-206-1327 (TTY)