MycophenolatePrices, Coupons & Savings
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- Mycophenolate MofetilGeneric for CellCeptRx250mg30 capsules $6.3 USD30 capsules $6.3 USD - 0.21 USD/capsuleSave $59.40
- Mycophenolate MofetilGeneric for CellCeptRx500mg45 tablets $8.7 USD45 tablets $8.7 USD - 0.19 USD/tabletSave $89.85
- Mycophenolate Sodium DRGeneric for MyforticRx180mg30 delayed release tablets $9.6 USD30 delayed release tablets $9.6 USD - 0.32 USD/delayed release tabletSave $353.70
- Mycophenolate Sodium DRGeneric for MyforticRx360mg60 delayed release tablets $16.2 USD60 delayed release tablets $16.2 USD - 0.27 USD/delayed release tabletSave $710.40
Do you need a prescription for mycophenolate?
Yes, mycophenolate is only available with a valid physician Rx.
How much is mycophenolate without Insurance in the US?
Our website gives two competitive savings options to US customers who wish to purchase mycophenolate, 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 mycophenolate 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 mycophenolate savings card?
Yes. Save up to 90% on your mycophenolate 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 mycophenolate coupon provider in the US?
No. Now Patient does not provide mycophenolate coupons or FREE mycophenolate samples.
Do you accept commercial, Medicare or Medicaid coverage for mycophenolate 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 mycophenolate?
Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical attention if your symptoms do not improve or they become worse after using mycophenolate. 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 mycophenolate. 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 mycophenolate?
Generic mycophenolate 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 mycophenolate
Mycophenolate is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the prevention of organ rejection in patients who have received a kidney, heart, or liver transplant.
Active ingredient of mycophenolate
The active ingredient of mycophenolate is mycophenolic acid.
US brand name of mycophenolate and manufacturer
Mycophenolate is available in the US under various brand names, including CellCept and Myfortic. The manufacturers may vary depending on the brand names.
UK brand name of mycophenolate and manufacturer
In the UK, mycophenolate is available under various brand names, including Myfenax and Cellcept. The manufacturers may vary depending on the brand names.
Prescription requirement for mycophenolate
A prescription (Rx) is required for mycophenolate in both the US and the UK. Sometimes it is prescribed under the names mycophenolate mofetil or mycophenolate sodium.
Availability of mycophenolate in the UK with NHS prescription
Mycophenolate is available in the UK with an NHS prescription.
Conditions treated by mycophenolate
Mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) is an inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase inhibitor, used for the prevention of organ transplantation rejection in patients who have a received kidney transplant, heart transplant, or liver transplant. It may be used alone or in combination with other medications such as cyclosporine.
How does mycophenolate work?
Mycophenolate belongs to a class of medications called immunosuppressive agents. It works by suppressing the activity of the immune system, which helps prevent the rejection of transplanted organs.
Forms of mycophenolate available
Mycophenolate is available in various forms, including oral tablets, delayed-release tablets, capsules, and suspension.
Dosage of mycophenolate
The dosage of mycophenolate may vary depending on the individual’s specific condition, type of transplant, and other factors. Take mycophenolate on an empty stomach, 1 hour before or 2 hours after food. If you forget to take your dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your next dose at the usual time. It is important to follow the medication guide provided by the healthcare provider.
Warnings and precautions for mycophenolate
- Mycophenolate may reactivate hepatitis B or C infection
- Mycophenolate may increase the risk of developing serious infections, skin cancer or lymphoma (cancer of the lymph system). Limit exposure to sunlight and UV light by wearing protective clothing and using sunscreen with a high SPF
- Tell your doctor you are using mycophenolate mofetil before having a vaccination. Avoid people who have recently had a live vaccine
- Mycophenolate may reduce the effects of oral contraceptives. Use a second form of birth control while using mycophenolate
- Tell your doctor if you have anemia, immune system problems, low blood counts, chickenpox, cold sores, herpes, or kidney disease, Lesch-Nyhan or Kelley-Seegmiller syndromes before starting treatment
Use of mycophenolate if pregnant or planning pregnancy
The use of mycophenolate during pregnancy should be discussed with a healthcare provider. It can cause harm to the developing fetus and is generally not recommended during pregnancy. Take a pregnancy test before starting treatment to make sure you are not pregnant. It is not known if mycophenolate passes into breast milk. Speak to your doctor before breast-feeding.
Possible side effects of mycophenolate
Common side effects of mycophenolate may include gastrointestinal upset, stomach pain, constipation, diarrhea, weight loss, nausea, and headache. Serious side effects are rare but can occur. Patients can develop a serious condition called progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML). Promptly report any adverse effects to a healthcare provider.
Interactions with other drugs
Mycophenolate may interact with other medications, including certain antacids containing aluminum, magnesium, or cholestyramine. It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the medications you are taking, including prescription drugs, nonprescription over-the-counter medications, supplements, and herbal products to prevent drug interactions.
Similar drugs to mycophenolate
Other immunosuppressant medications, such as azathioprine and tacrolimus, may be used as alternatives for the prevention of organ rejection.
- FDA Prescribing Information for CellCept
- MHRA product information for Myfenax
- WebMD – Mycophenolate
- Drugs.com – Mycophenolate
- 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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