Ambrisentan
Specialty Drug

Letairis

AMBRISENTAN is used to treat pulmonary hypertension. This medicine may help make exercise and breathing easier. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of Letairis is around $8,726.53, 35% off the average retail price of $13,458.69. Compare endothelin antagonists.

Ambrisentan Medicare Coverage

Overview

Does Medicare cover Letairis?

Yes.
98% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Letairis co-pay with Medicare?

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

Deductible
Typical
Donut Hole
Post-Donut Hole
Co-Pay Range
$2616 – $10643
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
$2233 – $10643
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$4019 – $10643
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
$447 – $10643
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 Ambrisentan

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

Manufacturer Coupon
Pay as little as $5 per month with insurance.
Patient Assistance Program
Call GileadSolutions to get more information on how they can financially assist you.

Find Your Ambrisentan 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 30 tablets of Letairis 10mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP) $3928
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP) $2478
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP)Lower price available $10643
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $2563
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP) $3051
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO) $2866
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $2803
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP) $2414
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) $2421
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP) $2328
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $3208
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $3030
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $2295
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $2295
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost) $2616
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP) $2404
SilverScript Plus (PDP) $3314
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $2478
TexanPlus Classic (HMO) $8774
WellCare Classic (PDP) $2562
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Ambrisentan Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

Are there any restrictions on coverage?

Some Medicare plans have restrictions on coverage of Letairis 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 health care provider 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 Letairis typically on?

Tier 5

Medicare plans typically list Letairis 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). They are accurate as-of July 2018 and the information may be updated. If you encounter any issues, please let us know.
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