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Depo-Testosterone Patient assistance program

Is your Depo-Testosterone 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 Depo-Testosterone medication with our help.

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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. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free and you only pay our service fee.

  • 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.

Medically reviewed by  Jamie Winn, PharmD

Your monthly Depo-Testosterone cost savings if eligible

The Depo-Testosterone patient assistance program can provide your medication for free. We simply charge $49 per month for each medication to cover the cost of our services. With NiceRx, you will only pay $49 to obtain your Depo-Testosterone, regardless of the retail price.

Am I eligible for the Depo-Testosterone patient assistance program?

To find out if you are eligible for Depo-Testosterone assistance you can apply online using our enrollment application. Each pharmaceutical company sets its eligibility criteria, and we will review your application individually to determine if you may be eligible. The three main factors to consider 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 Depo-Testosterone patient assistance program?

Our application process aims to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Depo-Testosterone patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our online enrollment application. We will ask you for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income as this information is required by the pharmaceutical companies. We may be able to help you apply for other patient assistance programs too, so be sure to tell us about any medications you are taking as well as Depo-Testosterone.

NiceRx will review your application and determine whether you may be eligible for Depo-Testosterone assistance. If so, we will handle the full enrollment process for you and prepare all required documents for your healthcare provider to sign. Once you are successfully enrolled in the Depo-Testosterone patient assistance program, we will help you manage your prescription refills by requesting refills on your behalf throughout your enrollment period. At the end of your enrollment period we will contact you for updated information and seek to re-enroll you so you can continue to access affordable Depo-Testosterone.

Is NiceRx a Depo-Testosterone coupon provider?

NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Depo-Testosterone patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Depo-Testosterone samples. When obtaining your medication through NiceRx, you will only pay $49 a month per medication. This will likely save you more money than if you were to use Depo-Testosterone coupons, discount cards, or Depo-Testosterone copay cards.

Can NiceRx help me get Depo-Testosterone cheaper if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you if your insurance company will not pay for your Depo-Testosterone medication. We may also be able to help if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. Whether you have insurance or not, apply online using our enrollment application to find out more.

How much does Depo-Testosterone cost without insurance?

Depo-Testosterone prices without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Depo-Testosterone intramuscular solution (cypionate 200 mg/mL) typically costs $30 for 1 milliliter.

How much does Depo-Testosterone cost with insurance?

The copay for Depo-Testosterone will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Depo-Testosterone with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.

What is Depo-Testosterone?

Testosterone is a sex hormone produced in a man’s testicles naturally. Women also produce small amounts of testosterone in their ovaries and adrenal system. Testosterone levels fall as men age, causing symptoms such as erectile dysfunction and tiredness.

Depo-Testosterone (testosterone cypionate injection) an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Pfizer Inc. is used in men and adolescent boys to treat conditions caused by a lack of testosterone, such as delayed puberty, impotence, or other hormonal problems.

Depo-Testosterone is not for the treatment of low testosterone without certain medical conditions or due to getting older. Also, testosterone is not recommended to improve athletic performance or for use in men with age-related hypogonadism.

What doses of Depo-Testosterone are available?

Depo-Testosterone is available in injection form, in the following dose: 100 mg/mL testosterone cypionate, 100 mg benzyl benzoate, 0.1 mL Cottonseed oil, and 736 mg benzyl alcohol.

Always speak with your healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Depo-Testosterone active ingredients

Depo-testosterone contains testosterone cypionate, an androgen, as the active ingredient. Testosterone is a Schedule III controlled substance under the Anabolic Steroids Control Act.

Depo-Testosterone side effects

The most common side effects of Depo-Testosterone in clinical trials include:

  • Swollen breasts
  • Acne
  • Male-pattern baldness in women
  • Change in sex drive
  • Mood changes
  • Increased blood pressure
  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Increased red blood cell counts (hematocrit or hemoglobin)
  • Injection site reactions

In rare instances, Depo-Testosterone can cause more serious side effects. These can include:

  • Increased risk of heart attack, or stroke – chest pain or pressure, pain spreading to your jaw or shoulder, shortness of breath
  • Increased risk of prostate cancer, or liver problems
  • Sleep apnea
  • Edema – swelling in your ankles or feet, rapid weight gain
  • Seizures
  • Ongoing penis erection, ejaculation problems, decreased semen, decrease in testicle size
  • Loss of bladder control, increased urination
  • Increased blood calcium levels
  • Liver problems – upper right-sided upper stomach pain, vomiting, loss of appetite, dark urine, yellowing of the skin or eyes
  • Signs of a blood clot deep in the body or lung

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Depo-Testosterone against your risk of adverse events. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Depo-Testosterone to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Depo-Testosterone drug interactions

Depo-Testosterone can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Insulin or oral diabetes drugs
  • Treatments for pain, cough, or cold symptoms
  • Blood thinners – warfarin
  • Steroid treatments – cortisone, hydrocortisone

This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Depo-Testosterone. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter, vitamins, and herbal supplements

Depo-Testosterone contraindications

You should not use Depo-Testosterone if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient testosterone cypionate
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Depo-Testosterone
  • Have male breast cancer, or prostate cancer
  • Have serious heart problems
  • Have severe kidney or liver disease
  • Have an allergy to castor oil or sesame oil
  • Are younger than 12 years old
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant

Talk to your doctor before using Depo-Testosterone if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Depo-Testosterone
  • Have high blood pressure
  • Have heart problems, such as heart failure, or coronary artery disease
  • Have had a heart attack or stroke
  • Have sleep apnea
  • Have an enlarged prostate or problems urinating
  • Have high cholesterol or triglycerides
  • Have cancer
  • Have mental health problems
  • Have diabetes
  • Have a high red blood cell count
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Depo-Testosterone generic

Depo-Testosterone is the trademark brand name for testosterone cypionate manufactured by Pfizer Inc. A generic version of testosterone cypionate is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Depo-Testosterone savings through NiceRx.

*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.

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.