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Free medications available at Publix pharmacies

Before you buy medications, see if you can get them for free.

Publix offers a variety of prescription medications free of charge, for as long as your doctor prescribes them.

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The Lakeland-based supermarket chain recently made changes to its offerings – however, some free medications are still available. 

According to a spokeswoman from Publix Super Markets’ Customer Care Department:

While a few antibiotics are no longer available free of charge, we’re happy to continue offering the following medications for free:

Amlodipine – all strengths
Amoxicillin – all capsules, tablets, and liquids
Lisinopril – all strengths
Metformin immediate release tables – 500 mg, 850 mg, and 1,000 mg

In addition, some common prescription medications are available for $7.50 for a 90-day supply. You can find that list of $7.50 medications by clicking here.

Available medications treat conditions such as:

  • Heart Health/Cardiovascular
  • Diabetes
  • Cholesterol
  • Mental Health
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Gout
  • Arthritis/Pain
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Asthma & Allergies
  • Men’s Health
  • Women’s Health

Right now, Publix Pharmacy is also offering the COVID-19 vaccine and boosters. For more on the vaccines, click here

For more information on other pharmacy offerings, click here. To find a Publix store with a pharmacy, click here.

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Get pet meds at the pharmacy

Did you know Publix also fills pet meds? The supermarket giant makes it convenient to pick up your prescriptions – and your pet’s – in a one-stop shopping experience.

All Florida locations offer heartworm and flea/tick prescriptions, as well as antibiotics and allergy medicine. Click here for all the details.

Publix-themed masks, neck gaiters for purchase

For some, nothing says Florida like Publix. The Lakeland-based chain has loyal fans who tout its fried chicken, “Pub Subs” and “Where Shopping is a Pleasure” slogan. For these fans, Publix-themed masks and neck gaiters are available for purchase and represent a way to express that love. Click here for all the details. 

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