Ketek

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Ketek Medicare Coverage

Overview

Does Medicare cover Ketek?

Maybe.
37% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug, so it's pretty much a toss-up.

How much is my Ketek 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
$45 – $681
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 – $560
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$94 – $560
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 – $560
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 Ketek

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

Ketek Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is Ketek typically on?

Tier 4

Medicare plans typically list Ketek 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.

Does your plan have restrictions?

See discount prices that can save you money when your Medicare plan doesn't work for you.

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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