Mefenamic Acid Coupon - Mefenamic Acid 250mg capsule

Generic Ponstel

MEFENAMIC ACID is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to reduce swelling and to treat pain. This medicine may be used to treat osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It is also used to treat painful menstrual periods. Compare NSAIDs.
Mefenamic Acid Coupon - Mefenamic Acid 250mg capsule

Mefenamic Acid Medicare Coverage

Overview

Does Medicare cover mefenamic acid?

Maybe.
40% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug, so it's pretty much a toss-up.

How much is my mefenamic acid 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
$240 – $1453
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
$10 – $726
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$10 – $843
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
$5 – $240
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 Mefenamic Acid

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

Cheaper Alternative
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Find Your Mefenamic Acid 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 capsules of mefenamic acid 250mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareComplete (HMO)Lower price available $240
AARP MedicareComplete Plan 1 (HMO)Lower price available $240
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons (HMO)Lower price available $240
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $240
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $240
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP)Lower price available $240
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO)Lower price available $240
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure (PDP)Lower price available $240
Cigna-HealthSpring Rx Secure-Extra (PDP)Lower price available $240
EnvisionRxPlus Silver (PDP)Lower price available $240
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $538
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP)Lower price available $240
Humana Enhanced (PDP)Lower price available $240
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $240
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $240
Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage (HMO) $10
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $240
SilverScript Choice (PDP)Lower price available $240
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP)Lower price available $234
WellCare Classic (PDP)Lower price available $240
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Mefenamic Acid Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is mefenamic acid typically on?

Tier 2

Medicare plans typically list mefenamic acid in Tier 2 of their formulary. Tier 2 means that this drug is a “non-preferred generic”. It will be expensive and there may be cheaper drugs that work in a similar fashion.

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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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