It turns out that in at Walmart in Massachusetts, glucose tabs qualify as food items paid for by the EBT food stamp program. Walmart charges about $3.98 vs $5.30 at CVS for 50.

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Comment by Gerri on August 20, 2013 at 10:26pm

Cheaper alternatives to over priced glucose tabs that are also smaller & easier to carry with you. Lifesavers, Smarties,, jelly beans, Skittles.

Comment by Mom of a Winner on August 21, 2013 at 7:49am

Imagine that. Not bad idea for people who may need to get it that way.

Comment by Don on August 22, 2013 at 10:43am

I buy bags of smarties at Target.

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