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TRICARE covers most prescription drugs approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Prescription drugs may be available as part of the pharmacy or medical benefit.
For a drug to be covered by the TRICARE pharmacy benefit, it must:
- Be approved by the FDA
- Not be part of a procedure covered under the medical benefit
- Be prescribed in accordance with good medical practice and established standards of quality
TRICARE doesn't cover drugs that aren't medically or psychologically necessary for the diagnosis or treatment of a covered illness.
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What drugs are covered by the medical benefit?
These are the drugs you get while you’re hospitalized or during an outpatient visit.