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Abiraterone Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover Zytiga?

100% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Zytiga co-pay with Medicare?

It depends. Which coverage stage are you in? Click on a tab below…

Donut Hole
Post-Donut Hole
Co-Pay Range
$7543 – $9922
In the Deductible co-pay stage, you are responsible for the full cost of your prescriptions. Your Medicare deductible cannot exceed $360 in 2016.
Co-Pay Range
$1886 – $3073
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$3394 – $4465
In the Donut Hole (also called the Coverage Gap) stage, you’ll pay more for your prescriptions. In 2016, the Donut Hole begins once you’ve spent $3,310 in one year.
Co-Pay Range
$15 – $496
In the Post-Donut Hole (also called Catastrophic Coverage) stage, Medicare will cover most of your drug costs. In 2016, this stage begins once you have spent $4,850.
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Ways to Save on Abiraterone

Here are some ways that may lower the cost of your Zytiga prescription.

Manufacturer Assistance Program
Receive your prescription at no charge if you are eligible.
Manufacturer Assistance Program
Call to get more information on how they can financially assist you with your prescription.
Manufacturer Assistance Program
Call to get more information on how they can financially assist you with your prescription.

Find Your Abiraterone Medicare Co-Pay

Here are average co-pays for some of the most popular Medicare plans. Be sure to add your plan to see your specific co-pay. If a price is shown in red, GoodRx has found discount prices that are lower than your Medicare co-pay.

Average Co-Pay for 120 tablets of Zytiga 250mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareComplete (HMO) $2377
AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO) $2467
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons (HMO) $2315
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP) $2771
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP) $2154
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $2193
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $2670
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure (PDP) $2175
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure-Extra (PDP) $2349
EnvisionRxPlus Silver (PDP) $2204
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP) $2184
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $2895
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $2846
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $2156
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $2152
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage (HMO) $2903
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP) $2207
SilverScript Choice (PDP) $2886
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $2147
WellCare Classic (PDP) $2203
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Abiraterone Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

Are there any restrictions on coverage?

Some Medicare plans have restrictions on coverage of Zytiga that may include:

Quantity Limits

Most Medicare plans restrict the amount of this prescription that can be purchased at one time. If you need to purchase a greater amount at one time, it may not be covered. Your options are to wait until that time period has passed before refilling, call your plan and ask for an exception, or consider using a GoodRx discount instead of Medicare to find the best price for this prescription.

Prior Authorization

Most Medicare plans will require you to obtain their authorization before they will provide coverage for this prescription. You’ll need to contact your plan and they may require you to have your doctor fill out paperwork indicating why you need this prescription. If you do not receive authorization or don’t want to go through this process, you may want to consider using a GoodRx discount instead of Medicare to find the best price for this prescription.

What drug tier is Zytiga typically on?

Tier 5

Medicare plans typically list Zytiga in Tier 5 of their formulary. Tier 5 drugs are usually non-preferred brand-name drugs. Tier 5 drugs cost more than Tier 1, 2, 3 and 4 drugs.

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Medicare prices are provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). If you encounter any issues, please let us know.
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