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Quantity limits are applied to certain drugs based on the approved dosing limits established during the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval process. Quantity limits are applied to the number of units dispensed for each prescription.
Blue Cross MedicareRx conducts drug utilization reviews for all our members to ensure they are receiving safe and appropriate care. These reviews are especially important for members who have more than one doctor prescribing their medications.
We conduct drug utilization reviews each time you fill a prescription and on a regular basis by reviewing our records. During these reviews, Blue Cross MedicareRx looks for medication problems such as:
If Blue Cross MedicareRx identifies a medication problem during our drug utilization review, we will work with your doctor to correct the problem.
The benefit information provided is a brief summary, not a complete description of benefits. For more information contact the plan. Limitations, copayments, and restrictions may apply. Benefits, formulary, pharmacy network, provider network, premium and/or co-payments/co-insurance may change on January 1 of each year.
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PrimeMail is offered by Prime Therapeutics. Prime Therapeutics is a separate company from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois and provides pharmacy benefit management services for Blue Cross MedicareRx.