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Cialis Patient assistance program

Is your Cialis medication too expensive? Start receiving your medication for only $49 per month.*

Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Cialis medication.

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  • Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf
  • Secure: Your personal and medical information is safe with us
  • Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
  • Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf

NiceRx works with your healthcare provider to help you access affordable medications directly from U.S. pharmaceutical companies.

An introduction to NiceRx

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How it works

  • Apply Online

    Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible.

  • Qualification

    NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are qualified.

  • Upload Documents

    You may be required to submit further information and documents required by the pharmaceutical company which can be securely uploaded online.

  • Application Created

    Your application is created and sent to your doctor for signature. At this stage, you will be billed $49 and will not be billed again until you receive your first medication delivery.

  • Receive Medication

    Your application is sent to the pharmaceutical company. You will be billed again once you receive your medication. We handle the entire ordering process including requesting ongoing refills.

Your monthly Cialis cost savings if eligible

You could receive your Cialis prescription for a flat fee of just $49 per month, every month. Covering the full cost of your Cialis medicine, you could save:

Strength Avg. monthly price at
a US pharmacy
NiceRx monthly
price
Monthly savings
with NiceRx
5mg 30 tablets$372.86$49.00$323.86
10mg 30 tablets$1,761.01$49.00$1,712.01
20mg 30 tablets$1,761.01$49.00$1,712.01

Am I eligible for the Cialis patient assistance program?

You could receive your Cialis without paying the full retail price if you meet the eligibility criteria for Cialis assistance. We review each Cialis assistance program application individually, although the main 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 Cialis patient assistance program? 

We make it as simple as possible to apply for the Cialis patient assistance program. Fill in our enrollment application, and tell us about any medications you’re taking, including Cialis. We’ll ask for details about your healthcare provider, insurance, and your household income. This essential information is required by the pharmaceutical companies who ship your medication.

We will determine that you may be eligible for the Cialis patient assistance program. If you are, we’ll handle the application process for you and will help to enroll you in the program, as well as requesting your Cialis medication refills for up to 1 year.

Is NiceRx a Cialis coupons provider?

NiceRx is not a Cialis coupon, a Cialis discount card, or a Cialis copay card. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Cialis patient assistance program. This means that we don’t offer printable Cialis manufacturer coupons, Cialis discounts, Cialis savings cards, or free Cialis samples. Obtaining your medication through the Cialis patient assistance program will mean that you’ll likely save more, with the only cost being $49 each month. 

Can NiceRx help me get Cialis if I have insurance? 

Remember that every application for the patient assistance program is judged individually on its own merits. Applicants that don’t have insurance may still be able to be accepted onto the program. This is also the case if your insurance company won’t pay for your Cialis medication, or you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. 

How much is Cialis with insurance?

How much you’ll have to pay for Cialis will vary depending on your healthcare plan. To understand the potential cost, speak to your healthcare provider or pharmacist. Remember, if you’re approved for assistance, you’ll likely save more if you get your Cialis medication through NiceRx.

How much does Cialis cost without insurance?

Cialis prices without insurance can vary depending on how many pills you purchase, the strength of the pills, and where you buy them from. As a guide, you can expect to pay between the following for your Cialis pills:

  • 2.5mg – from $380.96 for 30 each
  • 5mg – from $380.96 for 30 tablets
  • 10mg – from $2,186.24 for 30 tablets
  • 20mg – from $515.06 for 5 tablets

What is Cialis?

Cialis is a medication used to treat erectile dysfunction (ED) in adult men. Cialis can be taken in two ways. You can swallow a pill before you plan to have sex. The effects of Cialis can last up to 36 hours, so this can give you enough time for some spontaneity. You can also take a lower dose of Cialis on a daily basis if you plan to have sex more frequently.

ED, is when a man can’t get or keep an erection that’s hard enough for sex. It is common, and it’s the sexual problem reported most often by men. At one time it was thought ED only affected men as they aged. However, recent research has shown plenty of young men experience ED too.

Many things can cause ED. Medical conditions that limit the flow of blood to your penis, like diabetes, high cholesterol, or high blood pressure, are common culprits. It can also be caused by psychological problems too, including performance anxiety, depression, emotional problems, and stress.

You get an erection when your penis fills with blood. Cialis helps with this by relaxing muscle tissue in the cavities inside your penis and the arteries leading to it, causing them to open. This increases blood flow to your penis and allows it to fill more easily. Cialis won’t give you an automatic erection. You need to feel desire, and you may need to be stimulated, with Cialis then helping to turn this desire into a lasting erection.

Cialis active ingredients

The active ingredient in Cialis is called tadalafil. Tadalafil makes the blood vessels leading to your penis, and cavities inside your penis, relax and open up. This increases the flow of blood to your penis and makes it fill and harden more easily.

Tadalafil does this by increasing the amount of a substance in your blood called cGMP. This substance makes muscle tissue in your blood vessels and penis relax. Your body naturally breaks down cGMP. It does this in your penis using an enzyme called PDE5. Tadalafil attaches itself to this PDE5 enzyme and stops it working. This causes cGMP to build up in the blood in your penis and the surrounding region.

Cialis side effects & Cialis drug interactions

Like any medication, Cialis can cause side effects, with the most common affecting around 1 in 10 people who take it. These include headaches, muscle aches, back pain, pain in the arms and legs, facial flushing, nasal congestion, and indigestion.

In rarer cases, Cialis can cause more serious side effects, including allergic reactions to the medication, chest pain, a sudden loss of vision, or an erection that lasts for a number of hours (priapism). Heart attacks and strokes have been reported in men with pre-existing heart problems. Your physician will assess your risk of side effects versus the benefits of taking Cialis.

When taken together some medications can interact with each other. This can affect how they work and make certain side effects more likely. Medications and other substances that are known or thought to interact with Cialis include:

  • Other erectile dysfunction medications
  • Medicines called nitrates, used for chest pain
  • Nitric oxide donor medications, like amyl nitrite
  • Protease inhibitors
  • Alpha-blocker medications
  • 5-alpha reductase inhibitors used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (prostate enlargement)
  • Any other medications used to treat high blood pressure
  • Treatments for pulmonary arterial hypertension (high blood pressure in the arteries of the lungs), like riociguat
  • The anticonvulsant medicines phenobarbital, phenytoin, and carbamazepine
  • The antibiotics rifampicin, erythromycin, and clarithromycin 
  • Itraconazole, an antifungal medication
  • Grapefruit juice
  • Excessive amounts of alcohol

Make sure to tell your prescribing physician about all drugs you’re taking, as well as those mentioned above, including any vitamins or dietary supplements.

Cialis warnings & precautions

Don’t take Cialis if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient tadalafil
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Cialis (you can find these listed in the leaflet which comes with the medication)
  • Have recently had a heart attack or a stroke, or have serious heart disease
  • Have low blood pressure
  • Have uncontrolled high blood pressure
  • Have ever had a loss of vision due to non-arteritic anterior ischaemic optic neuropathy (NAION)
  • Are a woman (Cialis only works for men)
  • Don’t have erectile dysfunction (Cialis doesn’t otherwise improve sexual performance or increase sexual desire)
  • Are under 18 years of age

Talk to your physician before taking Cialis if you:

  • Have a serious kidney or liver problems
  • Have sickle cell anemia 
  • Have leukemia (cancer of the blood cells)
  • Have multiple myeloma (cancer of the bone marrow)
  • Have Peyronie’s disease or another deformity of the penis 

Cialis can cause side effects that can make driving and operating machinery more dangerous, including dizziness. Don’t drive or use machinery after you’ve taken Cialis until you’re sure you don’t get these side effects.

*Qualifying persons may obtain medications directly from patient assistance programs without any out-of-pocket cost (or for less than $49 per medication). However, our monthly flat rate of just $49 per medication spares you the hassle of tracking down the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program.

Enrollees enjoy a full-service solution, as NiceRx assists them and their physicians with the entire process. We prepare all required documents for the physician to sign, help enrollees manage all prescription refills, monitor eligibility criteria, and maintain enrollment.

**If you do not receive medications because you were determined to be ineligible for the prescription assistance by the applicable pharmaceutical companies and you have a letter of denial, we will refund any fees you paid toward medications for which you did not qualify to receive prescription assistance (“Refund”).

To receive a refund, you must send the letter of denial to us by fax to 888-517-7444, or by e-mail to [email protected] within 30 days of your receipt of such letter. The Refund is your sole and exclusive remedy for any fees you may wish to dispute.