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Old 09-04-2015, 06:10 PM
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I can't believe it. I purchased a few items from the local major pharmacy this evening and was checking my receipt.

Vitamin E 100 capsules --- 17.39
Safety coated aspirin 100 tablets-- 7.49

I looked online at the prices at the local big store.

Vitamin E 100 capsules -- 3.81
Safety coated aspirin 125 tablets -- 2.58

Not even close so I'm taking what I bought back. I expected a little price difference but this is ridiculous. Probably happens a lot on items you don't buy that often. This stuff was the same strength and the aspirin bottle has 25 more tablets for a cheaper price.

Do you check prices ?
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http://goodrx.com/
Old 09-04-2015, 06:33 PM
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Good link. I live just blocks from either store that I compared. I expected there would be a lot of price difference on prescription meds but these are over-the-counter and are not generic. I'll look online before I go next time.
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Try this one too. Sometimes cheaper than copay. I've used them for years.
http://canadapharmacyonline.com
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Sounds like a west marine type of thread...
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Ingles today, cayenne pepper $5.99, same size chili pepper $1.49.

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