Vancomycin Coupon - Vancomycin 125mg capsule

Generic Vancocin

VANCOMYCIN is a glycopeptide antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections in the bowel. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections. The lowest GoodRx price for the most common version of vancomycin is around $187.13, 78% off the average retail price of $873.41. Compare glycopeptide antibiotics.
Vancomycin Coupon - Vancomycin 125mg capsule

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Vancomycin Medicare Coverage


Does Medicare cover vancomycin?

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

How much is my vancomycin 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
$154 – $1317
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 – $1316
In the Typical co-pay stage, your deductible has been satisfied, and Medicare pays the majority of your drug costs.
Co-Pay Range
$90 – $764
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
$8 – $66
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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Find Your Vancomycin 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 40 capsules of vancomycin 125mg

Medicare Plan Name Average Co-Pay
AARP MedicareRx Preferred (PDP) $124
AARP MedicareRx Saver Plus (PDP) $73
AARP MedicareRx Walgreens (PDP) $81
Aetna Medicare Rx Saver (PDP)Lower price available $396
Anthem Blue Cross MedicareRx Plus (PDP)Lower price available $405
Anthem MediBlue Essential (HMO) $95
CareMore Value Plus (HMO)Lower price available $246
Cigna-HealthSpring Preferred (HMO) $53
EnvisionRxPlus (PDP) $138
Express Scripts Medicare - Choice (PDP) $95
Express Scripts Medicare - Value (PDP) $40
First Health Part D Value Plus (PDP)Lower price available $550
Humana Enhanced (PDP) $177
Humana Preferred Rx Plan (PDP) $134
Humana Walmart Rx Plan (PDP) $134
Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus Std w/Part D (AB) (Cost) $15
MedicareBlue Rx Standard (PDP)Lower price available $329
SilverScript Plus (PDP)Lower price available $350
Symphonix Value Rx (PDP) $73
TexanPlus Classic (HMO)Lower price available $1096
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Vancomycin Medicare Formulary Information & Restrictions

What drug tier is vancomycin typically on?

Tier 5

Medicare plans typically list vancomycin 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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