Dificid

Fidaxomicin

FIDAXOMICIN is a macrolide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections in the bowel. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of Dificid is around $3,763.98, 12% off the average retail price of $4,297.28. Compare macrolide antibiotics.

Dificid Medicare Coverage

Overview

Does Medicare cover Dificid?

Yes.
67% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Dificid 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
$3657 – $4234
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
$914 – $4234
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$1298 – $4234
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
$175 – $4234
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 Dificid

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

Manufacturer Coupon
Pay as little as $50 per prescription.
Patient Assistance Program
Receive your prescription at no charge if you are eligible.

Find Your Dificid 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 20 tablets of Dificid 200mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP) $1546
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP) $975
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP) $952
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $935
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP)Lower price available $4234
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO) $1167
CareMore Value Plus (HMO)Lower price available $4234
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO)Lower price available $4234
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP)Lower price available $4234
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP)Lower price available $4234
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $4234
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $1234
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $1215
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $921
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $919
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost) $1154
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $4234
SilverScript Plus (PDP) $1234
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $974
TexanPlus Classic (HMO) $3087
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Dificid Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

Are there any restrictions on coverage?

Some Medicare plans have restrictions on coverage of Dificid 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.

What drug tier is Dificid typically on?

Tier 5

Medicare plans typically list Dificid 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.

Does your plan have restrictions?

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Medicare prices are provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). They are accurate as-of January 2017 and the information may be updated. If you encounter any issues, please let us know.
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