The Complete FSA Eligibility List

Here it is — the most-comprehensive eligibility list available on the web. From A to Z, items and services deemed eligible for tax-free spending with your Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA), Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) and more will be here, complete with details and requirements. Important Reminder: FSAs, HRAs and other account types listed may not all be the same. Be sure to check with your administrator to confirm if something is eligible before making a purchase.

Here it is — the most-comprehensive eligibility list available on the web. From A to Z, items and services deemed eligible for tax-free spending with your Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Savings Account (HSA), Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) and more will be here, complete with details and requirements. Important Reminder: FSAs, HRAs and other account types listed may not all be the same. Be sure to check with your administrator to confirm if something is eligible before making a purchase.

Non-Prescription Drugs and Medicines: FSA Eligibility

Non-Prescription Drugs and Medicines: eligible with a Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Non-prescription drugs and medicines are eligible with a flexible spending account (FSA), health savings account (HSA), or a health reimbursement arrangement (HRA). Non-prescription drugs and medicines for dental and vision conditions may be eligible with a limited purpose flexible spending account (LPFSA). Non-prescription drugs and medicines are not eligible with a dependent care flexible spending account (DCFSA).

FSA Eligible Medicine & Treatments

What are non-prescription drugs and medicines?

Non-prescription drugs and medicines are Over-the-Counter (OTC) and are eligible for reimbursement with a consumer-directed healthcare plan. Non-prescription drugs and medicines may be brand-name or generic. 

Why do non-prescription drugs and medicines require a prescription?

Today, a huge variety of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines are sold in grocery stores, supermarkets and pharmacies throughout the U.S. that can treat a wide range of potential ailments. Everything from analgesics (pain relievers) to antacids to antihistamines are eligible for reimbursement with consumer-directed healthcare accounts.