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- Bisoprolol FumarateGeneric for ZebetaRx5mg30 tablets $9.6 USD30 tablets $9.6 USD - $0.32 USD/tabletSave $31.80
- Bisoprolol FumarateGeneric for ZebetaRx10mg50 tablets $14.1 USD50 tablets $14.1 USD - $0.28 USD/tabletSave $54.90
Do you need a prescription for bisoprolol?
Yes, bisoprolol is only available with a valid physician Rx.
How much is bisoprolol without Insurance in the US?
Our website gives two competitive savings options to US customers who wish to purchase bisoprolol, as either a brand or generic, if available. The first is access to medications through our mail-order online pharmacy. The second is by using the Now Patient Rx Advantage Card, which can be used in over 65,000 pharmacies nationwide, across America. If you are insured, then in most cases, the cash price will be significantly cheaper than the copay.
What will my out-of-pocket cost be for bisoprolol in the US?
There are no out-of-pocket (OOP) costs because we are currently only offering a cash-based option to purchase medications.
Is Now Patient a bisoprolol savings card?
Yes. Save up to 90% on your bisoprolol with the FREE Now Patient Rx Advantage card*.
*Based on the difference between the U&C submitted by the pharmacy and the price the patients pay.
Can you handle Rx transfers for home delivery in the US?
Yes. If you use the mail-order online pharmacy option, then we can handle requests by you to have your prescription transferred to our pharmacy for home delivery. We can even help you manage your refills by giving you timely reminders, so you do not run out of your medication.
Is Now Patient a bisoprolol coupon provider in the US?
No. Now Patient does not provide bisoprolol coupons or FREE bisoprolol samples.
Do you accept commercial, Medicare or Medicaid coverage for bisoprolol in the US?
No. Currently, we only offer cash-based options for purchase, therefore we do not require your insurance benefit details. In the future, our plan is to be able to handle commercial insurance, Medicare and Medicaid including cases where you have multiple health plans that provide benefit coverage (e.g. Medicaid and Commercial). We also anticipate being able to handle more complex scenarios such as using primary insurance combined with a manufacturer copay assistance program.
Does Now Patient work with Medicare?
Our cash-based prices for medications are typically cheaper than Medicare copays. We do not bill Medicare Part D (standalone drug coverage) or Medicare Advantage (combined health and drug coverage). When you purchase your medication from Now Patient, you will be doing so out of your pocket. The spend will not count towards your plan deductibles or gaps.
Does Now Patient work with Commercial Insurance?
Our cash-based prices for medications are typically cheaper than commercial plan copays. We do not bill your commercial plan. When you purchase your medication from Now Patient, you will be doing so out of your pocket. The spend will not count towards your plan deductibles or gaps.
What should you do if you use too much bisoprolol?
Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical attention if your symptoms do not improve or they become worse after using bisoprolol. You can also call 800-222-1222 to reach the American Association of Poison Control Centers or use its online resource if you think you’ve used too much bisoprolol. But if you have severe symptoms, call 911 (or your local emergency number) immediately or go to the nearest emergency room.
If you think it is an emergency, call 999 or find your nearest A&E
If you need help now, but it’s not an emergency go to 111.nhs.uk or call 111. Alternatively you can speak to one of our pharmacists or use the Now Patient app to make an appointment with your GP.
What should I do if I miss my dose?
There are occasions when people forget to take their medication at correct prescribed times. This may not only have an effect on potentially making the medication less effective but it may also inadvertently lead to taking doses too close together, thereby increasing the risks of side effects.
Click here to find out what to do if you forgot to take your medication
What is generic bisoprolol?
Generic bisoprolol refers to the non-brand-name version of the medication. It contains the same active ingredient as the brand-name drug but is typically less expensive.
FDA approval of bisoprolol
Bisoprolol is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of various cardiovascular conditions, including hypertension (high blood pressure) and heart failure.
Active ingredient of bisoprolol
The active ingredient of bisoprolol is bisoprolol fumarate.
US brand name of bisoprolol and manufacturer
Bisoprolol is available in the US under various brand names, including Zebeta. It is manufactured by various pharmaceutical companies.
UK brand name of bisoprolol and manufacturer
In the UK, bisoprolol is available under various brand names, including Cardicor and Emcor. The manufacturer may vary depending on the brand name.
Prescription requirement for bisoprolol
A prescription (Rx) is required for bisoprolol in both the US and the UK.
Availability of bisoprolol in the UK with NHS prescription
Bisoprolol is available in the UK with an NHS prescription.
Conditions treated by bisoprolol
Bisoprolol is an antihypertensive primarily used for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure) and heart failure. It belongs to a class of medications called beta blockers (beta-adrenergic receptor blocking agent). Taking bisoprolol prevents heart disease, heart attacks and strokes.
How does bisoprolol work?
Bisoprolol works by blocking the effects of certain chemicals in the body, such as adrenaline, which can increase heart rate and blood pressure. By reducing the workload on the heart and relaxing blood vessels, bisoprolol helps lower blood pressure and improve heart function.
Forms of bisoprolol available
Bisoprolol is available in the form of oral tablets.
Dosage of bisoprolol
Your dose of bisoprolol may vary depending on the condition being treated, your age, and other individual factors. If you forget to take your medication take the missed dose as soon as you can, but skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next dose. It is important to follow the prescribed dosage instructions provided by a healthcare professional.
Directions for bisoprolol use
Bisoprolol should be taken exactly as directed by the healthcare provider. The medication is usually taken once daily, with or without food. It is important to take bisoprolol regularly to maintain blood pressure control and heart health.
Warnings and precautions for bisoprolol
- Bisoprolol should be used with caution in individuals with certain medical conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, or liver disease. Dose adjustments may be necessary
- Do not stop taking bisoprolol suddenly without speaking to your doctor first. Stopping bisoprolol may cause angina (chest pain), irregular heartbeat, or heart attack
- It may interact with certain medications, including other blood pressure-lowering medications and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Inform the healthcare provider about all medications being taken
- Bisoprolol may mask the symptoms of low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) in patients with diabetes
Use of bisoprolol during pregnancy
The use of bisoprolol during pregnancy should be carefully considered, and the potential risks and benefits should be discussed with a healthcare provider.
Use of bisoprolol while breastfeeding
Bisoprolol may pass into breast milk but is generally considered safe to use while breastfeeding. It is recommended to consult a healthcare provider before using Bisoprolol while breastfeeding.
Possible side effects of bisoprolol
Common side effects of bisoprolol may include tiredness, dizziness, and low blood pressure (hypotension). Serious adverse effects include shortness of breath, rapid weight gain, slow heart rate (bradycardia), eye pain, and bronchospasm (chest tightness, difficulty breathing). Get medical help immediately if you have an allergic reaction. Symptoms may include hives, trouble breathing, swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Interactions with other drugs
Bisoprolol may interact with other medications, including calcium channel blockers such as diltiazem and verapamil, clonidine, other beta blockers, diuretics and rifampin. It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the prescription drugs, over the counter medication, supplements, and vitamins you are taking to avoid potential drug interactions.
Similar drugs to bisoprolol
Other beta blockers used for the treatment of cardiovascular conditions include metoprolol, carvedilol, and atenolol.
- FDA Prescribing Information for Bisoprolol
- MHRA product information for Bisoprolol
- WebMD – Bisoprolol
- Drugs.com – Bisoprolol
- NHS UK
Now Patient has taken all reasonable steps to ensure that all material is factually accurate, complete, and current. However, the knowledge and experience of a qualified healthcare professional should always be sought after instead of using the information in this page. Before taking any drug, you should always speak to your doctor or another qualified healthcare provider.
The information provided here about medications is subject to change and is not meant to include all uses, precautions, warnings, directions, drug interactions, allergic reactions, or negative effects. The absence of warnings or other information for a particular medication does not imply that the medication or medication combination is appropriate for all patients or for all possible purposes.
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