Is NiceRx a Gemtesa coupon provider?
NiceRx is not a Gemtesa coupon, Gemtesa discount card, or Gemtesa copay card provider. We do not offer Gemtesa manufacturer coupons, Gemtesa discounts, rebates, Gemtesa savings cards, trial offers, or free Gemtesa samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.
Gemtesa patient assistance program
Patient assistance programs are typically sponsored by pharmaceutical companies and provide free or discounted medications to individuals with low income who are uninsured or under-insured and meet the eligibility criteria that vary by program. There are currently no known patient assistance programs for this medication.
Can NiceRx help me get Gemtesa cheaper if I have insurance?
How much does Gemtesa cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Gemtesa costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Gemtesa tablets 75 mg will cost around $490 for 30 tablets.
How much does Gemtesa cost with insurance?
The copay for Gemtesa 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 Gemtesa?
Gemtesa is manufactured by Urovant Sciences, Inc. It has FDA approval (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB) with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency, and urinary frequency in adults.
Vibegron works by relaxing a certain bladder muscle (detrusor, a smooth muscle in the wall of the bladder) which helps the bladder hold more urine and lessens symptoms of overactive bladder.
What doses of Gemtesa are available?
Gemtesa is available in tablet form, in the following doses: 75 mg.
The recommended dose is one 75 mg tablet once daily. Swallow the tablet whole with a full glass of water, with or without food. Tablets may be crushed and mixed with applesauce.
Always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Gemtesa active ingredients
The active ingredient of Gemtesa is vibegron, a beta-3 agonist used for OAB that helps your bladder relax so it can hold more urine.
Gemtesa side effects
The most common side effects of Gemtesa in clinical trials compared to placebo include:
- Urinary tract infection
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Runny nose
- Sore throat
- Diarrhea, nausea
In rare instances, Gemtesa can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Urinary retention
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Gemtesa against your risk of adverse effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Gemtesa to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Gemtesa drug interactions
Gemtesa can interact with other medications. These include:
This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Gemtesa. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
You should not use Gemtesa if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient vibegron
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Gemtesa
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
Talk to your doctor about your medical condition before using Gemtesa if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Gemtesa
- Have end-stage renal disease with or without hemodialysis
- Have severe hepatic impairment (liver problems)
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Gemtesa is the trademark brand name for vibegron manufactured by Urovant Sciences, Inc. A generic version of vibegron is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Gemtesa 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.