"We would give anything to no longer suffer from chronic pain, and thus to no longer need medication. And our conscientious use of pain medication actually benefits everyone else. Pain medication keeps us out of the emergency room so it’s less busy when you need it."
We Try to Look Our Best
“But you don’t look sick” is one of the most common phrases you hear if you have invisible disease. Well yes, we try to look our best even on bad days when our body explodes from pain.
We called the copay programs for 13 different Multiple Sclerosis therapies and found that a 10-minute phone call typically led to huge savings on out-of-pocket copays to pharmacies— that was a savings of hundreds, and in some cases thousands, of dollars per year.