If you were prescribed Eliquis, are uninsured or your health insurance just does not cover the drug, then you know that it's a very expensive medication. We've identified some ways you can save money on your Eliquis prescription. Currently, there are no generic alternatives for Eliquis so we're looking at brand savings.
Eliquis (apixaban) is prescribed for the prevention of strokes or blood clots in people who have atrial fibrillation. It is also used to prevent blood clots in the legs or lungs. It works by stopping the action of a natural substance in the body that helps form blood clots.
Eliquis can be purchased from verified international online pharmacies at a lower cost than at your local U.S. pharmacy. Currently, 180 pills of 5 mg Eliquis can cost you around $1,500 at a U.S pharmacy. With a coupon, you can save about $300. Currently, patients can find the same quantity of Eliquis as low as $207.95 at a verified international pharmacy by comparing prices on PharmacyChecker.com. That's an 86% discount vs. Eliquis sold in the U.S.
If you prefer to shop at your local U.S. pharmacy, scroll to the bottom of the Eliquis price page. Enter your ZIP Code to find the discounts available in your area. When you choose a pharmacy, click "Print Card for This Pharmacy." Take the coupon, along with your prescription to your pharmacy to obtain the discount.
PharmacyChecker.com also offers a search tool for patient assistance programs. Many pharmaceutical companies offer aid with the cost of medications through patient assistance programs. If you are eligible, these programs can help you afford Eliquis. Be sure to carefully review the information to see if you qualify. The applications should be mailed directly to the listed program provider.
We have found packaging of Eliquis that indicates that it is made in the U.S. and Ireland (see below). It's jointly marketed by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company and Pfizer Inc.
Eliquis (apixaban) is prescribed for the prevention of strokes or blood clots in people who have atrial fibrillation. It can also be used for the prevention of blood clots in the lungs or legs. It works by stopping the action of a natural substance called factor Xa in the body that helps form blood clots.
Unfortunately, Eliquis is incredibly expensive in the United States and currently doesn’t have an FDA-approved generic available in local pharmacies. Because of this, Americans are on the lookout for cheaper Eliquis. You can save money on Eliquis 5 mg by comparing prices at Canadian and international online pharmacies with discount prices available at U.S. pharmacies. Packaging of Eliquis sold in the U.S. shows that it is manufactured in Puerto Rico.
The total price includes shipping fees which typically cover an entire order, making it more economical to purchase multiple medications in the same order.
U.S. government officials have stated that individuals who order non-controlled prescription drugs from Canada or other foreign sources (up to a three-month supply) for their own use are not being pursued or prosecuted - although it is technically not legal for individuals to import most prescription drugs. The U.S FDA regulates the safety and efficacy of medications sold in U.S. pharmacies. Medications dispensed from outside the U.S. are regulated for safety and efficacy by pharmaceutical/pharmacy regulatory authorities in other countries. Read how regulations may differ by country.
The Tier 1 icon means that an online pharmacy only fills prescription orders through their own pharmacy or dispensing pharmacy partners in Australia, Canada, Israel, New Zealand, United Kingdom, or the U.S. Such countries are known to have equally advanced pharmaceutical and pharmacy regulatory systems. Please note that all PharmacyChecker-accredited online pharmacies (tier 1 and non-tier 1) meet the same high standards as identified in the PharmacyChecker Verification Program.
For more about Tier 1 international pharmacies click here.
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