SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Stater Bros. Supermarkets realizes that cost savings is more important than ever. The current economic climate in addition to rising health care costs has made access to crucial medication difficult for many valued customers. Beginning November 1st, all 27 conveniently located Stater Bros. Super Rx Pharmacies throughout Southern California will offer free antibiotics based on a 14-day eligible quantity. This includes refills, to anyone with or without health insurance coverage who presents a prescription.
Five different classes of antibiotics are available, which include:
- Amoxicillin (Generic for AMOXIL)
- Ciprofloxacin (Generic fro CIPRO)
- Trimeth/Sulfa (Generic for SEPTRA or BACTRIM)
"Stater Bros. believes in doing the right thing for the right reason," stated Jack H. Brown, Stater Bros. Chairman and CEO. "As the only Supermarket Chain in Southern California to offer this program free of charge, Stater Bros. is doing all that we can to ensure accessible and affordable health care to each and every one of our valued customers."
In 2010, Stater Bros. Super Rx Pharmacy introduced its Free Diabetic Medication Program which offers some of the most popular Type II Diabetes medications to customers with a valid prescription from their doctor. In addition, Stater Bros. Super Rx Pharmacy is pleased to continue its $4 Generic Prescription Program. Over 300 commonly prescribed medications are $4 for a 30-day supply or $10 for a 90-day supply.
Stater Bros. was founded in 1936 in Yucaipa, California, and has grown steadily through the years to become the largest privately owned Supermarket Chain in Southern California and the largest private employer in both San Bernardino County and Riverside County. The Company currently operates 167 Supermarkets, and there are over 18,000 members of the Stater Bros. Supermarket Family. Stater Bros. was recently rated the "Best Full Service Supermarket Chain in Southern California." For more information log onto www.staterbros.com.
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Contact: Susan Atkinson
Vice President Corporate Affairs
Phone: (909) 733-5038
SOURCE Stater Bros. Super Rx Pharmacies