Posted September 21, 2012 09:32 am

Free Medication, Birthday Meals

People love free stuff, so here's a list of freebies, from medications to places to find free food on your birthday.


Free Medications At Publix: Publix offers some of the most-often prescribed medications free of charge. Customers can drop off their prescription and get the generic medications they need for free, according to the store’s Web site.


Customers can get a free 30-day supply of Lisinopril, an ACE inhibitor that is used to prevent, treat or improve symptoms of high blood pressure, certain heart conditions, diabetes and certain chronic kidney conditions. They can get a maximum of 30 days supply (up to 60 tablets). Lisinopril-HCTZ combination products are excluded. 


Publix also offers up to a free 14-day supply of the following generic oral antibiotics: Amoxicillin, Ampicillin, Cephalexin (capsules and suspension only), Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim (SMZ-TMP), Ciprofloxacin (excluding Ciprofloxacin XR), Penicillin VK and Doxycycline Hyclate (capsules only).


In addition, Publix shoppers can get free Metformin as part of the Publix Pharmacy Diabetes Management System. They will receive up to a 30-day supply (90 tablets) of generic immediate-release metformin (500mg, 850 mg, and 1000 mg) for free.


Birthday Freebies: It’s possible to celebrate your birthday with a free meal, compliments of several local restaurants. Here are a few:


Red Robin: Get a free birthday burger, plus rewards throughout the year, upon registering with the Red Robin eClub.


TGI Friday’s: When patrons sign up for TGI Friday’s Give Me More Stripes guest recognition program, they will receive a complimentary dessert during their birthday month with the purchase of an entree.


Applebee’s: Get a birthday special when you sign up for Applebee’s email list.


Bonefish Grill: Sign up for Bonefish Grill’s membership club and receive a gift on your special day.


Denny’s: Get a free Grand Slam when you dine at Denny’s on your birthday. No pre-registration is required.


More Freebies:


Carrabba’s Italian Grill: Sign up for Carrabba’s Italian Grill’s Amici Club and receive offers for complimentary items, information about gift card giveaways and more.