Generic Cafcit

Caffeine citrate (Cafcit) is an expensive drug used to help premature babies breathe more regularly. This drug is less popular than comparable drugs. It is available in brand and generic versions. It is not covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost. Compare central nervous system stimulants.

Caffeine Citrate Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage

Overview

Do Medicare prescription drug plans cover caffeine citrate?

No.
In general, Medicare prescription drug plans (Part D) do not cover this drug. Be sure to contact your specific plan to verify coverage information. A limited set of drugs administered in a doctor's office or hospital outpatient setting may be covered under Medical Insurance (Part B).

If my Medicare prescription drug plan covers caffeine citrate, how much will I pay?

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

Deductible
Post-Deductible
Donut Hole
Post-Donut Hole
Copay Range
$864
In the Deductible stage, you may be responsible for the full cost of your drug.
Copay Range
$864
After your deductible has been satisfied, you will enter the Post-Deductible (also called Initial Coverage) stage, where you pay your copay and your plan covers the rest of the drug cost.
Copay Range
$864
In the Donut Hole (also called the Coverage Gap) stage, there is a temporary limit to what Medicare will cover for your drug. Therefore, you may pay more for your drug.
Copay Range
$864
In the Post-Donut Hole (also called Catastrophic Coverage) stage, Medicare should cover most of the cost of your drug.
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Ways to Save on Caffeine Citrate

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

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You may be able to lower your total cost by filling a greater quantity at one time.
Medicare prices are provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). They are accurate as-of April 2020 and the information may be updated. If you encounter any issues, please let us know.
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