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Alto Pharmacy was founded in 2015 on the belief that pharmacies should be focused on the patient experience. Today, Alto is an on-demand pharmacy that offers patients free same-day prescription delivery, cost transparency, and pharmacist access. Alto is helping people lead healthier lives through easy, fair access to medicine. Find Alto Pharmacy at, on the Apple App Store for iPhone and iPad mand the Google Play Store for Android.

In the News

Top healthcare startups that raised the most cash - Business Insider

"In January, [Alto] raised $250 million in a Series D funding round led by Sof...
May 12, 2020

Alto raises $250 million from SoftBank Vision Fund 2, others - CNBC

“Alto Pharmacy has raised $250 million from SoftBank’s Vision Fund 2...The dea...
Jan 30, 2020

LinkedIn Top Startups 2020: The 50 U.S. companies on the rise.

"It’s been a busy year for Alto, a digital pharmacy started by former Facebook...
Sep 22, 2020

Telemedicine Is Becoming More Popular. That’s Good for Prescription Delivery Startups - Crunchbase

“The majority of VC funding for prescription delivery companies so far this ye...
May 14, 2020

COVID-19 Pandemic: Startups Giving Back In A Time Of Crisis - Crunchbase

“In just over a week, Alto coordinated nearly 100 donation pickups with more t...
Apr 6, 2020

UCSF students set up protective equipment donation sites at pharmacies - San Francisco Chronicle

“The students are working with Alto, an independent pharmacy that operates in ...
May 1, 2020

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Alto Pharmacy ranks #45 on list of top 100 technology companies based on emplo...
Sep 18, 2020