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Epilepsy

The Epilepsy Drug Program provides a resource for certain medications used to control seizures for low income Floridians diagnosed with epilepsy.  It works in conjunction with the Epilepsy Services Program.

Individuals diagnosed with epilepsy having no resources to obtain prescribed medication will be screened for eligibility for the program.  To be eligible a person must:

  • Be a resident of Florida with intent to remain in Florida

  • Have a diagnosis of epilepsy

  • Have no coverage for medication through Medicaid or other health insurance

  • Have a gross family income at or below 110% of the current Office of Management and Budget poverty guidelines

  • Have no more than $2,500 per family in private funds, bank accounts or investments to defray the cost

To make an appointment to determine eligibility, call (850) 983-5200

For more information on Epilepsy see http://www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/epilepsy/index.htmOpens up into a new window.

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5527 Stewart Street | Post Office Box 929 | Milton, FL 32572-0929 | (850) 983-5200

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