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Do you need a prescription for ziprasidone?
Yes, ziprasidone is only available with a valid physician Rx.
How much is ziprasidone without Insurance in the US?
Our website gives two competitive savings options to US customers who wish to purchase ziprasidone, 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 ziprasidone 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 ziprasidone savings card?
Yes. Save up to 90% on your ziprasidone 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 ziprasidone coupon provider in the US?
No. Now Patient does not provide ziprasidone coupons or FREE ziprasidone samples.
Do you accept commercial, Medicare or Medicaid coverage for ziprasidone 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 ziprasidone?
Call your doctor right away or seek immediate medical attention if your symptoms do not improve or they become worse after using ziprasidone. 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 ziprasidone. 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 ziprasidone?
Ziprasidone is an antipsychotic medication used to treat certain mental/mood disorders, including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It belongs to a class of drugs called atypical antipsychotics and works by helping to restore the balance of certain natural substances in the brain.
FDA approval of ziprasidone
Ziprasidone is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of schizophrenia and acute manic or mixed episodes associated with bipolar disorder.
Active ingredient of ziprasidone
The active ingredient of ziprasidone is ziprasidone hydrochloride.
US brand name of ziprasidone and manufacturer
Ziprasidone is available in the United States under the brand name Geodon. It is manufactured by Pfizer Inc.
UK brand name of ziprasidone and manufacturer
In the United Kingdom, ziprasidone is also available under the brand name Zeldox. The manufacturer of Zeldox in the UK may vary.
Generic availability of ziprasidone
Generic versions of ziprasidone are available in some countries. These versions are typically sold under the name ziprasidone followed by the name of the manufacturer.
Prescription requirement for ziprasidone
Ziprasidone is a prescription medication in the United States and the United Kingdom. It is important to consult a healthcare provider who can evaluate your condition and determine if ziprasidone is appropriate for you.
Availability of ziprasidone in the UK with NHS prescription
Ziprasidone is available with a National Health Service (NHS) prescription in the United Kingdom. It can be obtained from pharmacies with a valid prescription from a healthcare professional.
Conditions treated by ziprasidone
Ziprasidone is primarily used to treat the symptoms of schizophrenia and acute manic or mixed episodes associated with bipolar disorder.
How does ziprasidone work?
The exact mechanism of action of ziprasidone is not fully understood. However, it is believed to work by blocking the receptors for certain neurotransmitters in the brain, including dopamine and serotonin. This helps to regulate the activity of these neurotransmitters, which are involved in mood, thinking, and behavior.
Forms of ziprasidone available
Ziprasidone is available in different forms, including capsules and an oral suspension. The specific form and strength of ziprasidone prescribed may depend on the condition being treated and the healthcare provider’s recommendation.
Dosage of ziprasidone
The dosage of ziprasidone may vary depending on the individual’s condition, response to treatment, and other factors. It is important to follow the dosage instructions provided by the healthcare provider and not exceed the prescribed dose.
Directions for ziprasidone use
Ziprasidone is typically taken orally with food. It is important to take ziprasidone as prescribed by the healthcare provider and follow their instructions regarding dosing schedule and duration of treatment.
Warnings and precautions
- Ziprasidone may cause neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS). Symptoms include high fever, muscle stiffness, tremors, confusion, tardive dyskinesia, increased heart rate or blood pressure
Is ziprasidone safe to take if I am pregnant or planning to become pregnant?
The use of ziprasidone during pregnancy should be carefully evaluated. It is important to discuss the potential risks and benefits of ziprasidone use if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant.
Is ziprasidone safe to take if I am breastfeeding?
Ziprasidone may pass into breast milk, and its use during breastfeeding is generally not recommended. It is important to consult with a healthcare provider for individualized recommendations.
Side effects of ziprasidone
In clinical trials common side effects of ziprasidone may include drowsiness, dizziness, lightheadedness, nausea, constipation, hypotension, hyperglycemia, and dry mouth. It may also cause more serious side effects, such as changes in heart rhythm, significant weight gain and an increase in your blood cholesterol levels, and an increased risk of suicidal thoughts. Get medical help right away if you have a serious side effects such as an allergic reaction. Symptoms include hives, trouble breathing, worsening shortness of breath, sore throat, chest pain, swelling of the face, tongue or throat, skin rash, blisters, and serious skin reactions.
Interactions with other drugs
Ziprasidone may interact with certain medications, including chlorpromazine, dofetilide, dolasetron, moxifloxacin, pimozide, procainamide, quinidine, lithium, sotalol, tacrolimus, thioridazine, antidepressants, carbamazepine, dopamine agonists such as bromocriptine, ketoconazole, medications for mental illness, and sedatives. It is important to inform your healthcare provider about all the prescription drugs, over the counter nonprescription medications, salt substitutes, herbal products, supplements, and vitamins you are taking to avoid potential adverse effects and drug interactions.
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