Your monthly Caduet cost savings if eligible
With our assistance, you could access the Caduet patient assistance program and obtain your medication for free. We only charge a flat monthly fee of $49 per medication for our services.
Am I eligible for Caduet patient assistance?
We review each Caduet enrollment application individually to determine if you are eligible. Each assistance program has its own eligibility criteria and the factors considered by most programs are:
- I am a permanent, legal resident of the United States or Puerto Rico
- I am uninsured or my insurance doesn’t cover my medication
- I meet certain income eligibility requirements
How do I apply for the Caduet patient assistance program?
Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Caduet patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Caduet, your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This information is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers who will supply the medication, so it is important to make sure this information is accurate and up to date.
We will review the information that you have provided to determine whether you are eligible for patient assistance. If we can pre-qualify you for assistance, NiceRx will handle the full enrollment process on your behalf. If you are approved by the pharmaceutical company, you will typically start receiving your medication in 6 – 8 weeks.
Is NiceRx a Caduet coupons provider?
NiceRx is not a Caduet coupon, Caduet discount card, or Caduet copay card provider. We do not offer Caduet manufacturer coupons, Caduet discounts, rebates, Caduet savings cards, trial offers, or free Caduet samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.
Can NiceRx help me if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you if:
- You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Caduet
- Your insurance company will not pay for your Caduet prescription
- Your healthcare plan does not cover your medication
- You do not have insurance
Please apply online to find out if we can help you.
How much does Caduet cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Caduet costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Caduet oral tablet (10 mg-10 mg) will cost around $500 for 30 tablets.
How much does Caduet cost with insurance?
The copay for Caduet will depend on the terms of your healthcare plan. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance. Contact them to find out more.
What is Caduet?
Caduet is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Pfizer. It is a combination of amlodipine besylate, a calcium channel blocker, and atorvastatin calcium, an HMG CoA-reductase inhibitor, indicated in patients for whom treatment with both amlodipine and atorvastatin is appropriate.
Amlodipine is indicated for the treatment of hypertension, to reduce high blood pressure, or prevent chest pain (angina). Lowering blood pressure reduces the risk of fatal and nonfatal cardiovascular events, such as strokes and myocardial infarctions. Amlodipine is indicated for the treatment of Coronary artery disease. It works by relaxing the blood vessels so that blood can flow more easily and the heart does not need to work so hard.
Atorvastatin is indicated for the prevention of cardiovascular disease and hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol). Atorvastatin is classed as a statin and is used to lower the LDL (“bad” cholesterol) and triglycerides and raise “good” cholesterol (HDL) in the blood. This decreases the risk of heart disease and helps prevent strokes and heart attacks. Atorvastatin can also lower the risk of heart attack or stroke in patients with diabetes and risk factors such as diabetic eye or kidney problems, smoking, or high blood pressure.
What doses of Caduet are available?
Caduet is available in tablet form, in the following doses: amlodipine 2.5, 5, or 10 mg and atorvastatin 10, 20, 40, or 80 mg.
Read the prescribing information and patient information and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice or about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Caduet active ingredients
The active ingredient of Caduet is amlodipine besylate and atorvastatin calcium.
Caduet side effects
The most common side effects of Caduet in clinical trials include:
- Muscle or joint pain
- Nausea, diarrhea, abdominal pain
- Tiredness, somnolence
- Arrhythmia, palpitations
- Pain in extremity
- Urinary tract infections
In rare instances, Caduet can cause more serious adverse events. These can include:
- Myopathy and rhabdomyolysis – report unexplained and/or persistent muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness
- Hepatic transaminitis – monitor liver enzymes before and during treatment
- Symptomatic hypotension – particularly in patients with severe aortic stenosis
- Angina or myocardial infarction may occur with initiation or dose increase
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Caduet against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Caduet to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Caduet Drug interactions
Caduet can interact with other medications. These include:
- HIV protease inhibitors – tipranavir plus ritonavir
- Hepatitis C protease inhibitor – telaprevir
- Antifungals – itraconazole, ketoconazole
- HIV protease inhibitors – saquinavir plus ritonavir, darunavir plus ritonavir, fosamprenavir plus ritonavir
- Gemfibrozil, glecaprevir plus pibrentasvir, grapefruit juice
- Oral contraceptives
This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Caduet. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take including non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
You should not use Caduet if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredients amlodipine besylate/atorvastatin calcium
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Caduet
- Have liver problems such as active liver disease – check liver function prior to treatment
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – this medicine can harm an unborn baby. Use effective birth control to prevent pregnancy while you are using this medicine
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Talk to your doctor before using Caduet if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Caduet
- Have kidney disease
- Have heart disease
- Have muscle pain or weakness
- Have diabetes
- Have a thyroid disorder
- Drink more than 2 alcoholic beverages daily
Caduet is the trademark brand name for amlodipine/atorvastatin manufactured by Pfizer. Generic versions of amlodipine/atorvastatin are available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Caduet savings through NiceRx.
The content on this website is intended for information purposes only. It does not constitute medical advice. The information on this website should not be relied upon and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always speak to your doctor regarding the risks and benefits of any treatment.