Estrace Coupon - Estrace 0.5mg tablet

Estradiol

Estradiol (Estrace, Vivelle-Dot, Climara) is a moderately priced drug used to treat hot flashes and osteoporosis. It is also used to treat women with low estrogen levels or those who have had their ovaries removed. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in multiple generic and brand versions. It is covered by some Medicare and insurance plans, but manufacturer and pharmacy coupons can help offset the cost. Compare estrogens.
Estrace Coupon - Estrace 0.5mg tablet

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Estrace Medicare Coverage

Overview

Does Medicare cover estradiol?

Yes.
99% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my estradiol 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
$1 – $10
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
FREE – $10
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$1 – $20
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
$3 – $5
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 Estrace

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

Fill a 90-Day Supply to Save
You may be able to lower your total cost by filling a greater quantity at one time.
Split a Higher Dosage Pill
Cut a higher-dosage pill in half to save 50% or more.

Find Your Estrace 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 estradiol 1mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareComplete (HMO)Lower price available $9
AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO)Lower price available $9
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons (HMO)Lower price available $9
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $9
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $9
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $2
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $4
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure (PDP) $5
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure-Extra (PDP) $5
EnvisionRxPlus Silver (PDP) $2
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP) FREE
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $7
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $5
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $1
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $1
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage (HMO)Lower price available $10
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP) $2
SilverScript Choice (PDP) $2
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $2
WellCare Classic (PDP) $2
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Estrace Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

Are there any restrictions on coverage?

Some Medicare plans have restrictions on coverage of estradiol that may include:

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 doctor 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 estradiol typically on?

Tier 1

Medicare plans typically list estradiol in Tier 1 of their formulary. Tier 1 drugs are usually inexpensive generics. You’ll pay a low co-pay.

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Medicare prices are provided by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). If you encounter any issues, please let us know.
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