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Gleostine Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover Gleostine?

87% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Gleostine 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
$45 – $4058
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
$35 – $2026
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$94 – $1826
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 – $317
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 Gleostine

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

Generic Alternative Available
A generic version of this drug is available.
Manufacturer Assistance Program
Call to get more information on how they can financially assist you with your prescription.

Find Your Gleostine 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 2 capsules of Gleostine 40mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareComplete (HMO)Lower price available $97
AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO)Lower price available $95
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons (HMO)Lower price available $98
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $1557
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $1145
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP)Lower price available $317
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $45
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure (PDP)Lower price available $589
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure-Extra (PDP)Lower price available $750
EnvisionRxPlus Silver (PDP)Lower price available $317
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $853
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP)Lower price available $317
Humana Enhanced (PDP)Lower price available $1668
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $1327
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $1327
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage (HMO) $45
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $1814
SilverScript Choice (PDP)Lower price available $1822
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP)Lower price available $1326
WellCare Classic (PDP)Lower price available $2026
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Gleostine Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is Gleostine typically on?

Tier 4

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

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