Artemether and Lumefantrine


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Artemether and Lumefantrine Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover Coartem?

97% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Coartem 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 – $1347
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 – $673
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$94 – $606
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 – $67
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 Artemether and Lumefantrine

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

Patient Assistance Program
Receive your prescription at no charge if you are eligible.
Patient Assistance Program
Receive your prescription at no charge if you are eligible.

Find Your Artemether and Lumefantrine 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 24 tablets of Coartem 20mg/120mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareComplete (HMO) $97
AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO) $95
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons (HMO) $98
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $506
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $370
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP)Lower price available $492
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $46
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure (PDP)Lower price available $194
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure-Extra (PDP)Lower price available $247
EnvisionRxPlus Silver (PDP)Lower price available $503
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $275
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP)Lower price available $620
Humana Enhanced (PDP)Lower price available $544
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $432
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $433
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage (HMO) $45
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $566
SilverScript Choice (PDP)Lower price available $571
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP)Lower price available $426
WellCare Classic (PDP)Lower price available $636
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Artemether and Lumefantrine Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is Coartem typically on?

Tier 4

Medicare plans typically list Coartem 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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