LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — From Capitol Hill to the corner pharmacy, the cost of prescription drugs is one of the hottest topics across the country.

According to latest numbers, consumers spend over 300 billion dollars a year on prescriptions.
Did you know, though, that your health plan may be getting reimbursements for some of the medications you take?

Some prescription drugs now promise to perform or offer a discount or refund. But before you get too excited, experts warn the refunds don’t go directly to patients in most cases.