GoGoMeds.com is a US-based online pharmacy which offers a fast, affordable and convenient customer experience. They seem to have the correct accreditation and licenses, but should you really shop with them? Our investigation examines the claims made by this pharmacy, to give you your answer.
|Business Address||525 Alexandria Pike Suite 100 |
Southgate, KY 41071
|Country of origin of medications||US|
|Countries where warehouses are located||US|
|Phone numbers/customer support||+1-888-795-5826|
|Cross-border smuggling addressed to the receiver||Low Possibility|
|Medication counterfeiting||Low Possibility|
|Risk of poisoning||Low Possibility|
Licenses, Certificates and Approvals
|CIPA, Canadian International Pharmacy Association||No|
|HHS, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services||No|
|FDA, U.S. Food and Drug Administration||No|
|NABP, National Association of Boards of Pharmacy||Yes|
|LegitScript Legal List||Status: certified|
|DEA, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration||No|
|EMA, European Medicines Agency||No|
|PGEU GPUE, Pharmaceutical Group of European Union||No|
|PharmacyChecker Verification Program||No|
More Information About Website
|Check Order Status||Yes|
|Safety Payment (HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure)||Yes|
gogomeds.com Coupon Code
The Whois domain name records show that this pharmacy’s address was registered only two years ago. It has been our experience that new domains are very often associated with scam online pharmacies so this may not be a very good early indication.
The records also show that a privacy service has been used to make sure the real contact information of the owner isn’t easily available. This is another thing commonly found with more dubious online drugstores and something we don’t like to see.
This pharmacy uses a modern design as you would expect from such a new store. They use videos embedded on the homepage to better explain why you should use them.
Having videos on their site like this allows us some idea of how popular their store is. Their “How It Works” video has received 5,756 views in the year it has been posted. Now, it is likely that most people who visit the store won’t view the videos, so this number shows that the pharmacy is fairly popular.
Business Name and Address
This drugstore shows their operating address and business name in the footer section of their site. This is a good thing to find and suggest a more legit business is operating this store.
When we check this address we find that it is a genuine office location.
The business name is Fortis Holding Company and they also use the ‘doing business as’ name Specialty Medical Drugstore.
This store is operating in the US and it is good to see that they show seals for regulatory programs operated by NABP. The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy has a number of programs to regulate the dispensing of medication in the US. When we check their VIPPS approval, we see that it is valid.
They are also participating in the .Pharmacy program which allows them to use the GoGoMeds.pharmacy domain name.
In order for this pharmacy to legally sell drugs all across America, they need to be licensed in every state. They do provide license information for all 50 states.
LegitScript has reviewed this store and given them the best rating available. They classify this store as being ‘certified’, meaning that they are operating legally and within the rules set out by LegitScript.
Medications on Sale
This store provides a wide range of medication, they sell generic tablets as well as the better known brand name drugs. Looking through the products offered it is very clear that the prices are much higher than we normally see. This is particularly true of the brand name pills, the generic alternatives are more competitively priced but still on the high side.
The pills are dispensed from their pharmacy which is based in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. The pharmacy is called Specialty Medical Drugstore and it is part of the same business which runs this site.
You will need to have a prescription when ordering prescribed drugs from this online pharmacy. This is a positive thing to find and shows that the store is more legit.
Once you have selected the medication you want, you will need to send your prescription to their address. If your prescription is currently with another pharmacy, you can provide the name and phone number of the drugstore in question and they will make sure the prescription is transferred to them.
You can also have your doctor call or fax the prescription to Specialty Medical Drugstore. They will also accept an e-prescription from your doctor if they have that facility.
When you require a refill, you will find that your previous prescription is saved within your profile to make this easy.
We don’t currently have a coupon for this online pharmacy.
This online pharmacy has the correct and valid SSL certificate to make sure your financial information can’t be intercepted by hackers when you use this store. You can pay for your pills using credit cards or insurance.
Standard shipping is free on orders over $75, they charge $2 for shipping if your order doesn’t reach the threshold amount. Standard shipping is expected to take between 2 and 9 days to arrive at your location and they only ship to US addresses.
For drugs which need to stay refrigerated, they use UPS Next Day Air at no extra charge to you. They will only dispatch this type of order Monday to Thursday so that it isn’t stuck in transit over the weekend.
All orders are subject to processing time, this can be up to 4 business days for prescription orders and 2 days for over the counter medication.
The customer support options for this pharmacy are email, phone call or postal address.
It seems like the customer support is quite attentive with any issues which arise. We can see the responses made by customer support to testimonials posted about the pharmacy. In one recent case, someone working for the pharmacy responded multiple times to resolve an issue with slow delivery.
GoGoMeds.com Reviews and Testimonials
When we look for previous customer’s comments, we find that this store has claimed their Trustpilot page and is collecting testimonials there. The GoGoMeds.com reviews found on this page are mostly good.
Often the positive feedback praises the customer service, and all feedback gets a response from the business.
There are many great customer testimonials here, though not everyone is completely happy. Some of the negative feedback highlights problems with slower delivery than expected.
This online pharmacy would seem to be a safe and reliable place to purchase your medication. They are correctly licensed and are following the appropriate legal requirements. They have lots of great feedback from customers and their customer service seems to work well.
Despite all these great factors, there is something letting them down; the drug prices are some of the highest we have seen for a while. And it is with this in mind, that we award this store 3.6 stars out of five.
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