Telmisartan-HCTZPrices, Coupons & Savings
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- Telmisartan/HCTZGeneric for Micardis HCTRx40mg-12.5mg50 tablets $26.1 USD50 tablets $26.1 USD - 0.52 USD/tabletSave $143.40
- Telmisartan/HCTZGeneric for Micardis HCTRx80mg-12.5mg35 tablets $18.6 USD35 tablets $18.6 USD - 0.53 USD/tabletSave $100.05
- Telmisartan/HCTZGeneric for Micardis HCTRx80mg-25mg30 tablets $15 USD30 tablets $15 USD - 0.5 USD/tabletSave $86.70
Do you need a prescription for telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide?
Yes, telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is only available with a valid physician Rx.
How much is telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide without Insurance in the US?
Our website gives two competitive savings options to US customers who wish to purchase telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide, 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 telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide 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 telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide savings card?
Yes. Save up to 90% on your telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide 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 telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide coupon provider in the US?
No. Now Patient does not provide telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide coupons or FREE telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide samples.
Do you accept commercial, Medicare or Medicaid coverage for telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide 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 telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide?
Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical attention if your symptoms do not improve or they become worse after using telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide. 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 telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide. 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.
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What is generic telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide?
US brand name of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide and manufacturer
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is available in the US under the brand name Micardis HCT. It is manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
UK brand name of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide and manufacturer
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is available in the UK under the brand name Micardis Plus. It is also manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Prescription requirement for telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is a prescription medication in both the US and the UK. It is not available over the counter and requires a prescription from a healthcare provider.
FDA approval of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide has received FDA approval for the treatment of hypertension. It is indicated for the management of hypertension to lower blood pressure and reduce the risk of cardiovascular events.
Is telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide available in the UK on NHS?
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is available on the NHS in the UK. It can be prescribed by healthcare providers for the treatment of high blood pressure.
Mechanism of action
Telmisartan is an angiotensin II receptor blocker (ARB/angiotensin II receptor antagonist) that works by blocking the action of angiotensin II, a substance in the body that causes blood vessels to constrict. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic that helps increase the excretion of water and salt from the body. Together, telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide work to lower blood pressure.
Uses of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide is primarily used for the management of high blood pressure. Lowering blood pressure helps reduce blood pressure in individuals with hypertension. By maintaining blood pressure within a healthy range, it can help reduce the risk of heart disease and cardiovascular events, such as damage to blood vessels of the brain, heart, and kidneys, heart failure, heart attack and stroke.
Dosage of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
The dosage of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide will vary depending on the individual patient’s condition, response to treatment, and other factors. It is important to follow the dosage instructions provided by your healthcare provider.
Precautions and warnings for telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
- Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide should not be used in individuals who have a known allergy to the medication or any of its components
- It is important to inform your healthcare provider about any existing medical conditions, especially kidney disease or any other kidney problems, liver disease, heart failure, glaucoma, diabetes, gout, or high cholesterol
- Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide may interact with certain medications, including other blood pressure medications, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), and certain diuretics. It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the medications you are taking to avoid potential interactions
- Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide may cause a drop in blood pressure, especially during the initial stages of treatment. It is important to monitor blood pressure regularly and report any significant changes to your healthcare provider
- Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide may cause kidney impairment and electrolyte imbalance. Periodic monitoring of kidney function and electrolyte levels may be recommended
- It is not known if telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide passes into breast milk. Speak to your doctor before breast-feeding
Side effects of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
In clinical trials common side effects of telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide may include headache, dizziness, lightheadedness, low blood pressure, tiredness, joint pain, muscle pain, and gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea or diarrhea. It may also cause an increase in potassium levels, uric acid levels, or changes in renal function. It is important to discuss any persistent or severe adverse events such as ankle or feet swelling, or rapid weight gain with your healthcare provider. Get medical help right away if you have any serious side effects such as an allergic reaction. Symptoms include hives, trouble breathing, shortness of breath, sore throat, chest pain, swelling of the face, tongue or throat, skin rash, and severe skin reactions. Promptly report any adverse effects to a healthcare professional for medical advice.
Interactions with other drugs
Telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide may interact with other medications, including aliskiren, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACE inhibitors) such as captopril, enalapril, lisinopril, perindopril, and ramipril, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen and naproxen, digoxin, diuretics (water pills), lithium, cholestyramine or colestipol, and potassium supplements. It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the prescription drugs, over the counter nonprescription medications, salt substitutes, supplements, and vitamins you are taking to avoid potential adverse effects and drug interactions.
Similar drugs to telmisartan/hydrochlorothiazide
Other antihypertensive treatments include amlodipine, metoprolol, losartan, and lisinopril.
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