California Drug List

2024 Prescription Drugs Your California Anthem Blue Cross Plan Covers

 

If you are a member with Anthem's Blue Cross California pharmacy coverage, log in and automatically connect to the current drug list that applies to your pharmacy benefits.

 

If you're not sure whether which list applies to your plan, check our additional lists, contact your employer, or call the Pharmacy Member Services number printed on your ID card.

California Drug Lists

Get access to up-to-date Anthem Pharmacy coverage for your California drug list. Our drug lists include details about brands and generics, dosage/strength options, and information about prior authorization of your drug.

How We Choose The Drugs On These Lists

 

An independent group of practicing doctors, pharmacists and other health-care professionals meet regularly to review new and existing drugs.

 

The medications on your drug list are chosen based on a number of factors including how well they work, value to patients and safety. All drugs on these lists are approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

Essential Drug List

 

The Anthem Blue Cross Essential drug list is for California members who receive a health insurance plan from an employer.

 

Members, contact your employer or the Pharmacy Member Services number on your ID card if you need assistance in identifying your plan.

National Drug List

 

The Anthem Blue Cross National drug list is for California members who receive a health insurance plan from an employer, if they have certain grandfathered plans, or in some cases if coverage is through a Small Group employer.

 

Members, contact your employer or the Pharmacy Member Services number on your ID card if you need assistance in identifying your plan.

National Direct Drug List

 

The Anthem Blue Cross National Direct drug list is for California members who receive a health insurance plan from an employer.

 

Members, contact your employer or the Pharmacy Member Services number on your ID card if you need assistance in identifying your plan.

National Direct Plus Drug List

 

The Anthem Blue Cross National Direct Plus drug list is for California members who receive a health insurance plan from an employer.

 

Members, contact your employer or the Pharmacy Member Services number on your ID card if you need assistance in identifying your plan.