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Lidocaine / Prilocaine

LIDOCAINE; PRILOCAINE is a topical anesthetic that causes loss of feeling in the skin and surrounding tissues. It is used to numb the skin before procedures or injections. Compare local anesthetics.
Emla Coupon - Emla 30g of 2.5%/2.5% tube of cream

Emla Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover lidocaine / prilocaine?

99% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my lidocaine / prilocaine 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
$3 – $36
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
$2 – $35
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$3 – $95
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
$3 – $5
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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Find Your Emla 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 1 tube (30g) 2.5%/2.5% of lidocaine / prilocaine cream

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareComplete (HMO)Lower price available $25
AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO)Lower price available $24
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons (HMO)Lower price available $24
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $21
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $20
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $2
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $13
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure (PDP) $6
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure-Extra (PDP) $5
EnvisionRxPlus Silver (PDP) $12
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP) $8
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $7
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $14
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $11
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $11
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage (HMO) $10
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP) $7
SilverScript Choice (PDP)Lower price available $34
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $2
WellCare Classic (PDP)Lower price available $35
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Emla Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is lidocaine / prilocaine typically on?

Tier 2

Medicare plans typically list lidocaine / prilocaine in Tier 2 of their formulary. Tier 2 means that this drug is a “non-preferred generic”. It will be expensive and there may be cheaper drugs that work in a similar fashion.

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