This common practice happens when insurance companies force patients to change medications for non-medical reasons like cost, disregarding doctor recommendations and patient needs.
If your insurance company tells you to switch to a different medicine than you were prescribed, you have experienced non-medical switching. Learn more about this harmful practice and how you can fight back here.
Contact your representatives
We have provided a template for contacting your representatives. Please be sure to personalize your letter. Thank you for taking action against this harmful practice!
Below are state and federal level non-medical switching bills that IAF either supports or opposes. Click on a highlighted state to learn more.