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Tedizolid Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover Sivextro?

62% of Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage plans cover this drug.

How much is my Sivextro 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
$1598 – $9921
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
$400 – $9729
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$719 – $4464
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
$80 – $1598
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 Tedizolid

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

Manufacturer Coupon
Pay as little as $15 for one prescription of six tablets.
Patient Assistance Program
Receive your prescription at no charge if you are eligible.

Find Your Tedizolid 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 4 tablets of Sivextro 200mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP)Lower price available $1598
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP)Lower price available $1598
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP)Lower price available $1598
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP)Lower price available $1964
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP)Lower price available $1598
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO)Lower price available $2991
CareMore Value Plus (HMO)Lower price available $1598
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO)Lower price available $1598
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP)Lower price available $2507
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP)Lower price available $1598
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP)Lower price available $1598
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP)Lower price available $2593
Humana Enhanced (PDP)Lower price available $3188
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $2415
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP)Lower price available $2415
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost)Lower price available $3228
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $2462
SilverScript Plus (PDP)Lower price available $2656
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP)Lower price available $1598
TexanPlus Classic (HMO)Lower price available $8101
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Tedizolid Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

Are there any restrictions on coverage?

Some Medicare plans have restrictions on coverage of Sivextro that may include:

Quantity Limits

Most Medicare plans restrict the amount of this prescription that can be purchased at one time. If you need to purchase a greater amount at one time, it may not be covered. Your options are to wait until that time period has passed before refilling, call your plan and ask for an exception, or consider using a GoodRx discount instead of Medicare to find the best price for this prescription.

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 doctor 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 Sivextro typically on?

Tier 5

Medicare plans typically list Sivextro 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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