The Antiepileptic Drug Program
The availability of medications is a critical component in Florida's comprehensive program for people with epilepsy. The Florida Department of Health administers the Antiepileptic Drug Program for low-income Floridians. Many commonly prescribed medications for epilepsy are available through the County Health Departments.
Who is eligible?
To be eligible for the program a person must:
How Do I Apply?
A person in need of medication can apply to participate in the Antiepileptic Drug Program at the County Health Department. An eligibility screening will be completed. If eligible, the person will receive up to a three-month supply of his or her prescribed medication. This entire process may take up to 30 days.
To locate the County Health Department in your county
Please refer to the information on other Drug Assistance Programs on the Epilepsy Foundation's website.