What You Should Know About Dispensing Limits

  • Your prescription drug coverage includes limits on certain medications.
  • Limits may include quantity of covered medication per prescription, quantity of covered medication in a given time period and coverage only for members within a certain age range.
  • These limits reflect generally accepted pharmaceutical manufacturers' guidelines.
  • They also help encourage medication use as intended by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
  • For more information, view the Standard Drug List Dispensing Limits PDF Document and Generics Plus Drug List Dispensing Limits PDF Document.