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Mefenamic Acid

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. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of mefenamic acid is around $139.35, 56% off the average retail price of $319.18. Compare NSAIDs.
Ponstel Coupon - Ponstel 250mg capsule

Ponstel Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover mefenamic acid?

39% 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…

Donut Hole
Post-Donut Hole
Co-Pay Range
$120 – $1474
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
$15 – $737
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$120 – $886
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
$18 – $120
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 Ponstel

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

Lower Cost Alternative
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Find Your Ponstel 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 MedicareRx Preferred (PDP) $120
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP) $120
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP) $120
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $120
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP)Lower price available $596
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO) $120
CareMore Value Plus (HMO) $120
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $120
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP) $120
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP)Lower price available $529
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $529
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $120
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $120
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $120
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $120
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost) $15
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP) $120
SilverScript Plus (PDP) $120
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $120
TexanPlus Classic (HMO) $120
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Ponstel 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). 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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