How it works
Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible for assistance.
NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are pre-qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free, and you only pay our service fee.
We will request documents to be submitted by you and your healthcare provider that are required by the pharmaceutical company to complete your enrollment.
Once approved, the pharmaceutical company typically ships a 90-day supply of medication to your home or healthcare provider’s address. Final acceptance is determined by the pharmaceutical company.
Your monthly Ciprodex cost savings if eligible
With our assistance you could access the Ciprodex 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 Ciprodex patient assistance?
We review each Ciprodex 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 Ciprodex patient assistance program?
Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Ciprodex patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Ciprodex. You must also provide details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan and your household income. This 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 Ciprodex coupons provider?
NiceRx is not a Ciprodex coupon, Ciprodex discount card or Ciprodex copay card provider. We do not offer Ciprodex manufacturer coupons, Ciprodex discounts, rebates, Ciprodex savings cards, trial offers or free Ciprodex samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Ciprodex patient assistance program.
Can NiceRx help me get Ciprodex if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you get Ciprodex if:
- You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Ciprodex
- Your insurance company will not pay for your Ciprodex prescription
- Your healthcare plan does not cover Ciprodex medication
- You do not have insurance
Please apply online to find out if we can help you.
How much is Ciprodex with insurance?
The cost of Ciprodex with insurance 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.
How much does Ciprodex cost without insurance?
Ciprodex prices without insurance will vary by retailer, but as a guide a bottle of Ciprodex otic solution will cost around $320.
What is Ciprodex?
Ciprodex is a prescription medication given to adults and children 6 months of age and over to treat bacterial ear infections, specifically:
- Acute otitis externa, an outer ear canal bacterial infection
- Acute otitis media, a painful type bacterial ear infection, it occurs when the area behind the eardrum called the middle ear becomes inflamed and infected.
Otitis means an infection of the ear that causes inflammation. Acute otitis is an ear infection that comes on quickly, but that gets better with treatment. If you have an acute ear infection, it is usually dived into one of two categories, otitis externa or otitis media. If you or your child have an acute ear infection, your doctor may have prescribed Ciprodex. It is a dual-acting medication that can help clear the bacterial infection and reduce inflammation in your ear, easing the symptoms. These include pain, pressure and hearing loss.
You take Ciprodex by dropping it into your ear using the dropper bottle it comes in. You typically use Ciprodex twice daily, but your Doctor will tell you how often and for how long. Always use your Ciprodex exactly as directed by your prescribing Doctor.
Ciprodex active ingredients
Ciprodex contains two active ingredients called ciprofloxacin and dexamethasone. They work together to clear the bacterial infection from your ear as well as reducing inflammation.
Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic that treats the bacteria that commonly infects your outer and inner ear. It works by stopping the bacteria from reproducing and slowing how quickly the bacteria spreads, making it easier for your immune system to clear the infection.
Dexamethasone is a corticosteroid medication that reduces inflammation. When you drop Ciprodex into your ear, the dexamethasone attaches to the outside of cells at sites called glucocorticoid receptors. This stimulates the receptors, which sets off processes within the cells that reduce inflammation.
Ciprodex side effects
The most common side effects caused by Ciprodex include:
- Discomfort in your ear
- Itching in your ear
- Pain in your ear
In rare instances Ciprodex can cause more serious side effects. These include severe allergic reactions to the medication that can cause dizziness, a rapid heartbeat, rashes, itching and hives. You may also experience swelling in your face, mouth and throat that can cause breathing difficulties
Your Doctor will assess the benefits of taking Ciprodex against your risk of side effects.
Ciprodex drug interactions
Ciprodex can interact with other medications. Tell your prescribing Doctor about all drugs you are taking, including vitamins, herbal and dietary supplements, also:
- Any other products you put in your ear
- Any other medications that contain a corticosteroid or other form of steroid
Ciprodex warning and precautions
Ciprodex is not suitable for everyone. It should not be given to children under 6 months of age. Do not take Ciprodex if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient ciprofloxacin or to any other quinolone antibiotics
- Are allergic to the active ingredient dexamethasone
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Ciprodex (you can find these listed in the leaflet which comes with the medication)
- Have a viral or fungal ear infection (Ciprodex is for certain bacterial infections only)
Talk to your Doctor before taking Ciprodex if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Ciprodex
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
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.