How do you usually obtain your insulin? Local pharmacy 55% 146 Local discount store (e.g., Wal-Mart) 6% 17 Mail order or online pharmacy to save money 18% 47 Mail order or online pharmacy for convenience 6% 15 Mail order or online pharmacy because my insurance makes me use it 13% 34 Other 2% 5 I don't use insulin 1% 3
Total votes: 267
How do you usually obtain your insulin?Poll dates: February 10 - 17, 2010
Total Votes: 267
Amost two-thirds (61%) of CWD visitors report obtaining insulin from a local store -- 55% from a local pharmacy, and 6% from a local discount store such as Wal-Mart, essentially the same as in previous years (see table below). Of the remaining visitors, 37% report using a mail order or online pharmacy to obtain their insulin. For those who use mail order:
- 49% (47/96) use mail order to save money
- 16% (15/96) use mail order for convenience
- 35% (34/96) use mail order because their insurance makes them
This table summarizes how people have responded to this poll over the past several years:
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Last Updated: Wednesday February 17, 2010 13:07:14
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