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Purixan Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover Purixan?

100% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Purixan 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
$1133 – $1232
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
$283 – $1215
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$94 – $557
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
$57 – $62
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 Purixan

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

Find Your Purixan 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 100 ml 20mg/ml of Purixan oral suspension

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP) $476
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP) $300
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP) $297
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP) $299
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP) $385
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO) $362
CareMore Value Plus (HMO) $657
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $335
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP) $294
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) $304
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP) $292
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP) $395
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $505
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $402
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $402
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost) $394
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP) $308
SilverScript Plus (PDP) $408
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $300
TexanPlus Classic (HMO) $1011
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Purixan Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is Purixan typically on?

Tier 5

Medicare plans typically list Purixan 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.

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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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