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Methylprednisolone Sodium Succinate

METHYLPREDNISOLONE is a corticosteroid. It is commonly used to treat inflammation of the skin, joints, lungs, and other organs. Common conditions treated include asthma, allergies, and arthritis. It is also used for other conditions, such as blood disorders and diseases of the adrenal glands. Compare corticosteroids.
Solu-Medrol Coupon - Solu-Medrol 16ml of 1g vial

Solu-Medrol Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover methylprednisolone sodium succinate?

96% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my methylprednisolone sodium succinate 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
$7 – $302
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
$7 – $263
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$46 – $176
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
$4 – $84
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 Solu-Medrol

Here are some ways that may lower the cost of your methylprednisolone sodium succinate prescription.

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Find Your Solu-Medrol 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 6 vials (2ml) of methylprednisolone sodium succinate 125mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $70
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $60
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP)Lower price available $45
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP)Lower price available $87
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP)Lower price available $91
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO)Lower price available $95
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO)Lower price available $64
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP)Lower price available $89
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) $7
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $106
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP)Lower price available $116
Humana Enhanced (PDP)Lower price available $84
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $84
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $84
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost) $15
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $79
SilverScript Plus (PDP)Lower price available $112
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP)Lower price available $46
TexanPlus Classic (HMO)Lower price available $206
WellCare Classic (PDP)Lower price available $117
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Solu-Medrol Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

Are there any restrictions on coverage?

Some Medicare plans have restrictions on coverage of methylprednisolone sodium succinate 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 health care provider 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 methylprednisolone sodium succinate typically on?

Tier 2

Medicare plans typically list methylprednisolone sodium succinate 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 July 2018 and the information may be updated. If you encounter any issues, please let us know.
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