A generic drug Atorvastatin will be replaced Brand name Lipitor, is commonly prescribed to help reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke and to help lower cholesterol. It’s only affected Medicare MAPD and PDP plans now, but It may also affect other plans in the near future. If you have any questions, contact your insurance provider.
Effective immediately, Express Scripts* will continue to dispense Lipitor through the home delivery program. Anthem members participating in the home delivery program will pay the same copayment as for the generic atorvastatin.
*Express Scripts, Inc. is a separate company that provides pharmacy services and pharmacy benefit management services on behalf of health plan members.