Amazon is now selling prescription drugs, and Prime members can get massive discounts if they pay without insurance

  • Amazon launched its Amazon Pharmacy service on Tuesday, meaning it is now selling prescription medications in the US.

  • Amazon said Prime members would get perks including two-day delivery and big discounts on generic and brand-name drugs.

  • Prime members can get discounts of up to 80% on generic drugs and 40% on brand-name medications when paying without insurance, the company said.

  • This is Amazon’s latest push into healthcare.