Don’t Buy Name-Brand Medication …
Buy this instead: Store-Brand Medication
If you need medicine, go for the store-brand, over-the-counter medications at Walmart and Target. After all, generic medications are usually identical to their name-brand counterparts, said Benjamin Glaser, editor emeritus at DealNews.
“Just check the labels, and you’ll see they contain the same ingredients in the same quantities,” he said. But, in many cases, the store-brand version will likely be cheaper.