As you may know, Amazon accepts Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or Health Savings Account (HSA) cards as a means of payment on certain FSA-eligible healthcare products — but you might be surprised at what’s included in the mix. At the Amazon FSA store, you’re not limited to just cold meds, glucometers and crutches.
With a new year underway, now’s a good time to check out all the Amazon FSA-eligible health savings at your disposal. Your purchases (even SPF) could be essentially “free” if you apply your unused card balance on an active FSA or HSA debit card. If you find yourself with leftover FSA funds in your FSA account, stocking up on health and wellness products is one way to ensure you don’t lose out on the money you’re setting aside. We’ve rounded up some unexpected Amazon FSA-eligible product pages to give you a better idea of what you can pay for with your workplace healthcare payment method.
Surprising FSA & HSA Eligible Products at Amazon
1. Day and Night Cold, Flu, Sinus Relief
With spring bringing around spontaneous weather and temperature fluctuations, the risk of catching a cold or flu tends to be higher. Luckily, FSA and HSA accounts can help you get select Mucinex medicines from Amazon to combat those microscopic invaders. Get relief day and night for the entire family with the following products:
Mucinex Fast-Max Day Time Cold & Flu and Night Time Cold & Flu Liquid Medicine
Sale Price: $18.90 | Regular Price: $21.48
Mucinex FreeFrom Cold & Flu Daytime and Nighttime Multi-Symptom Relief
Sale Price: $18.99 | Regular Price: $24.99
Maximum Strength Mucinex Sinus-Max and Nightshift Liquid Combo Pack
Regular Price: $19.99
Mucinex Children’s FreeFrom Multi-Symptom Cold Liquid Medicine Value Pack
Sale Price: $14.00 | Regular Price: $16.20
A big part of healthcare is taking preventative measures. For your protection, you can get select products from Durex—the leading condom brand—on Amazon via FSA and HSA accounts as well. Use it on Value Packs to get the best “bang for your buck” and choose from a wide assortment of specialty condoms like:
Durex Performax Intense Natural Rubber Latex Condoms (24 Count)
Sale Price: $11.78 | Regular Price: $14.97
Durex Air Condoms, Extra Thin, Transparent Natural Rubber Latex Condoms (36 Count)
Regular Price: $23.99
Durex Real Feel Non-Latex Polyisoprene Condoms (36 Count)
Regular Price: $19.99
Durex Extra Sensitive & Extra Lubricated Natural Latex Condoms (2 Pack of 24 Count)
Regular Price: $19.37
LightStim for Acne – $169
Several acne light therapy devices are eligible for workplace FSA or HSA cards. But that’s not all — you can also grab lip balm, face wash, lotion, sunscreen and more.
Here are just a few examples:
- Blistex Medicated Lip Balm, 0.15 Ounce (Pack of 3) – Sale Price: $2.84 | Reg. Price: $7
- Neutrogena Rapid Clear Stubborn Acne Face Wash – Sale Price: $7.99 | Reg. Price: $8.78
- Aquaphor Healing Ointment – Sale Price: $13.70 | Reg. Price: $16.89
- Alba Botanica Sunscreen Spray with Coconut Oil, SPF 50 – Sale Price: $9.48 | Reg. Price: $15.99
Humidifiers are another unexpected addition to Amazon’s FSA-eligible medical supplies list. Pick up a 2-in-1 humidifier/diffuser to improve your air quality and eliminate odors with the help of your favorite essential oils (which can also boost your mood or help you sleep better).
5. Contact Lens Care & Reading Glasses
Contact lens solution isn’t cheap. But the vision-impaired will be happy to know that you can pay for over-the-counter brands using your FSA and HSA accounts.
6. Kids’ Allergy, Cold & Flu Items
Boogie Wipes, Unscented Wet Nose Wipes for Kids and Baby, 30 Count, Pack of 12 – Sale Price: $40.20 | Reg. Price: $43.96
Amazon also carries several cold, allergy and flu essentials for little ones, like bundled sets of saline wipes for stuffy noses.
7. Support Pillows & Even Baby Monitors
Acid Reflux Wedge Pillow – Sale Price: $147.70 | Reg. Price: $179.95
Working from home (i.e., bed)? Select support mattresses and pillows on Amazon are eligible, too. Also eligible under the “bed & mattress” section of the FSA/HSA store is a “baby movement monitor” and more unexpected items.
8. Condoms & Pregnancy Tests
Amazon’s assortment of HSA- and FSA-eligible condoms includes value packs from popular brands like LifeStyles, Magnum and Trojan. You can also find eligible pregnancy tests from Clearblue and First Response, as well as ovulation test strips.
9. Prenatal Vitamins & Gummies
Some multivitamins are also HSA and FSA eligible expenses (yes, even the gummy varieties).
10. Baby Essentials & Must-Haves for New Mothers
Alternatively, many baby essentials like bottles, breast pumps and postpartum girdles are available for purchase using your FSA and HSA funds. That means new parents can save big on a variety of must-haves (as well as pricey but popular safety devices like the Owlet Smart Sock).
Here are just some of the baby items up for grabs:
- Goodnites Bedwetting Underwear for Boys – Sale Price: $26.46 | Reg. Price: $27.99
- Goodnites Bedwetting Underwear for Girls – Sale Price: $26.46 | Reg. Price: $27.99
- Little Remedies Gas Relief Drops – Sale Price: $7.58 | Reg. Price: $8.49
- FridaBaby NoseFrida The Snotsucker – Sale Price: $18.01 | Reg. Price: $20
- Desitin Maximum Strength Baby Diaper Rash Cream – Sale Price: $6.67 | Reg. Price: $8.29
- Aveeno Baby Eczema Therapy Moisturizing Cream – Sale Price: $10.69 | Reg. Price: $15.29
11. First Aid Kits
You can never have too many Band-Aids, and thankfully bandages are eligible for purchase with your employer reimbursement plan. Keep your family protected in any emergency with FSA- and HSA-eligible first aid kits. Many include face masks and alcohol pads, as well.
12. Alcohol Wipes
Alcohol cleansing wipes and pads are a must for keeping things sterilized as needed, and many on Amazon are HSA- and FSA-eligible.
13. Home Health Monitors
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many essential workers are advised by their employers to check their temperature before heading to work. Fortunately, select digital thermometers on Amazon are HSA/FSA eligible. You can also find eligible blood pressure cuffs, fingertip pulse oximeters, sleep trackers and even bathroom scales to help monitor your health at home.
14. Orthotics & Foot Massagers
We found several FSA/HSA eligible foot massagers on Amazon — plus everyday orthotics like Dr. Scholl’s inserts to help alleviate foot and leg fatigue.
15. Feminine Care
Feminine care essentials like tampons and pads are FSA/HSA eligible, as well. Shop best-selling brands like Always, Tampax, Cora, U by Kotex, Playtex and more.
16. Keto Test Strips
Perfect Keto Test Strips – $7.95
Watching your carbs? You don’t have to pay out-of-pocket. We spotted select keto test strips in Amazon’s FSA store to help you measure your ketones and stay in ketosis.
17. Heating Pads
Sunbeam Heating Pad for Fast Pain Relief – Sale Price: $30.99 | Reg. Price: $39.99
Ahh, the instant relief of heating pads. Select heating pads from brands like Sunbeam are FSA and HSA eligible, making it easier to soothe aches with fast heat therapy when you need it most.
18. Dental Care Supplies (Even Whitening Strips)
Crest 3D White Professional Effects Teeth Whitening Kit – Sale Price: $47.59 | Reg. Price: $49.99
White strips are expensive, so taking advantage of their FSA/HSA eligibility is a slick idea. Amazon also includes tons of other dental care items, including toothpaste, toothbrushes, mouthwash, floss and picks, denture care essentials and teeth grinding guards.
19. Stuffed Animals
Okay, so not all stuffed animals are FSA/HSA eligible. But we did find this cuddly stuffed rabbit that doubles as a cold ice pack or a warm compress as needed.
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