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Is NiceRx a Liptruzet coupon provider?

NiceRx does not provide Liptruzet coupons, discount cards, or copay cards. We do not offer printable Liptruzet manufacturer coupons, Liptruzet discounts, rebates, Liptruzet savings cards, trial offers, or free samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access patient assistance programs. Our service cost is $49 a month per medication, so you will likely save more on your Liptruzet medication with NiceRx.

Liptruzet 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 Liptruzet cheaper if I have insurance?

How much does Liptruzet cost without insurance?

Liptruzet prices without insurance will vary by retailer. As a guide, Liptruzet oral tablets (10 mg-10 mg) will cost around $525 for 90 tablets.

How much does Liptruzet cost with insurance?

Your healthcare plan will determine the copay of Liptruzet with insurance. To find out what you will need to pay, contact your pharmacist or insurance provider. They will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.

What is Liptruzet?

Liptruzet is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Merck. Liptruzet contains ezetimibe, a cholesterol absorption inhibitor, and atorvastatin, an HMG-CoA reductase inhibitor (statin). It is used in combination with diet to:

  • Reduce total cholesterol, LDL-C (low-density lipoprotein cholesterol), Apo B, triglycerides, and non-HDL-C (high-density lipoprotein cholesterol), and increase HDL-C in patients with primary hyperlipidemia or mixed hyperlipidemia
  • Reduce total cholesterol and LDL-C in patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH), in combination with other lipid-lowering treatments

What doses of Liptruzet are available?

Liptruzet is available in tablet form, in the following doses: (ezetimibe mg/atorvastatin mg): 10/10, 10/20, 10/40, and 10/80.

The recommended starting dose is 10/10 mg/day or 10/20 mg/day. For patients requiring a greater than 50% reduction in LDL-C the recommended starting dose is 10/40 mg/day.

Please read the patient information provided and always speak with a healthcare professional about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Liptruzet active ingredients

Liptruzet contains ezetimibe and atorvastatin as active ingredients.

Liptruzet side effects

The most common side effects of Liptruzet in clinical trials include:

  • Increased ALT
  • Increased AST
  • Musculoskeletal pain

In rare instances, Liptruzet can cause more serious adverse effects. These can include:

  • Skeletal muscle effects such as myopathy and rhabdomyolysis
  • Liver enzyme abnormalities

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

Liptruzet drug interactions

Liptruzet can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Cyclosporine
  • HIV protease inhibitors – nelfinavir, tipranavir plus ritonavir, saquinavir plus ritonavir, darunavir plus ritonavir, fosamprenavir, fosamprenavir plus ritonavir
  • Hepatitis C protease inhibitor telaprevir
  • Gemfibrozil
  • Clarithromycin
  • Itraconazole
  • Other lipid-lowering medications
  • Fenofibrate
  • Cholestyramine
  • Digoxin
  • Oral contraceptives
  • Grapefruit or grapefruit juice

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

Liptruzet contraindications

You should not use Liptruzet if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredients ezetimibe or atorvastatin
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Liptruzet
  • Have active liver disease or unexplained increase of hepatic transaminase
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Talk to your doctor before using Liptruzet if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Liptruzet
  • Have liver problems – atorvastatin levels are significantly higher in patients with chronic alcoholic liver disease

Liptruzet generic

Liptruzet is the trademark brand name for ezetimibe/atorvastatin manufactured by Merck. A generic version of ezetimibe/atorvastatin is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Liptruzet 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.