PissedConsumer.com strives to provide consumers with the right information to make informed purchasing decisions. Our website collected and compiled various consumer reviews about Express Scripts and OptumRx as well as customer ratings and recommendations for these brands. Each brand score is calculated based on set of relevant criteria and displays company performance over time.

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Express Scripts and OptumRx Overview

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OptumRx was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Jan 5, 2013 and since then this brand received 697 reviews. It is 98 reviews more than Express Scripts received since Sep 16, 2011.

Express Scripts and OptumRx Consumer Ratings

63 out of 769 in Pharmacy category
111 out of 769 in Pharmacy category
Customer service
84 in category
90 in category
84 in category
79 in category
80 in category
90 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Express Scripts ranks 48 points higher in the Pharmacy category than OptumRx. People gave Express Scripts 1.2 stars for Customer service criterion in Pharmacy category and it is 108 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, OptumRx was rated 1.2 stars for Customer service criterion in this category and it is 102 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Staff criterion, than we see that OptumRx has a higher rating than Express Scripts. Regarding Website criterion, consumers gave Express Scripts 1.6 stars and it is 58% greater than other in category. OptumRx however was rated 1.4 stars and it is 53% greater than other in category.

Express Scripts and OptumRx Rating Details

Customer service
1.2 (271 reviews)
1.2 (361 reviews)
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...It was even worse than Verizon's customer service and that is setting the bar really low. They are despicable. If it were possible I would score them less than one..

Stephanie H

I have only had good experiences with OptumRx as far as expediency, efficiency and customer service; however, yesterday, I was surprised and extremely disappointed in your total lack of regard for the environment in OptumRX's outrageously inefficient, wasteful and probably expensive packing of my...

1.3 (247 reviews)
1.4 (330 reviews)
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...the 6th time) my blood tests and diagnosis to them as I keep getting denied an RX for "Lack of Information", even though I myself stood next to the office staff as they faxed this information twice to ExpressScripts. So, now that they spoke with my DR and received the information, I thought this nightmare would finally be...


...on hold for available help so far the medications I take o cannot order on line or I'd try that I have never dealt with a poorer company ever now even the staff are getting...

1.6 (231 reviews)
1.4 (312 reviews)
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After two weeks, I never received medication, checking their website, they removed precipitation so I could not get it filled again. One hopes that they are not being vindictive with me by cancelling a prescription because I complained about it. Another phone call, 90 min of time and I got verbal...

Gene L

...Their website doesn't work. They hang up on you. They find some reason to delay your rx...


Express Scripts and OptumRx Pros and Cons

  • 90 day supply of medicine delivered to your residence
  • Value for money on accurate prescription
  • Trying to save money
  • Some reps who tried to help
  • Some reps tried to help
  • Savings
  • Terrible customer service
  • Very pooor service
  • Treated with disrespect
  • Customer service
  • Order fulfillment
  • Complete lack of honesty

Express Scripts and OptumRx Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

this customer makes it almost imppossible to get your prescription filled. they use a very old system mail or fax. ...


Dominque was professiknal, awesome customer service.

Express Scripts and OptumRx Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

I take a specialty drug with a cost of $20,000 per 5 day infusion therapy every 3 months. Express Scripts processes the...


Guys I have been forced to moved to OptumF***X instead of Walgreen. After paying all the money to insurance we should...

Express Scripts and OptumRx Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

Anonymous Same situation here every 90 days the shipments are 3-4 days late at best. In some cases they just don't ship...

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I have to call every 30 days the minimum I have ever been on hold was 38 minutes maximum 55 minutes in between being...

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Express Scripts and OptumRx Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
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  • Optumrx Prescription Refill (262 reviews)
  • Optumrx Customer Care (68 reviews)
  • Optumrx Website (39 reviews)