Your monthly Mephyton cost savings if eligible
With our assistance, you could access the Mephyton 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 Mephyton patient assistance?
We review each Mephyton 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 Mephyton patient assistance program?
Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Mephyton patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Mephyton, your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This information 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 Mephyton coupons provider?
NiceRx is not a Mephyton coupon, Mephyton discount card, or Mephyton copay card provider. We do not offer Mephyton manufacturer coupons, Mephyton discounts, rebates, Mephyton savings cards, trial offers, or free Mephyton samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.
Can NiceRx help me get Mephyton cheaper if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you if:
- You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Mephyton
- Your insurance company will not pay for your Mephyton prescription
- Your healthcare plan does not cover your medication
- You do not have insurance
Please apply online to find out if we can help you.
How much does Mephyton cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Mephyton costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Mephyton oral tablets 5 mg will cost around $6,200 for 100 tablets.
How much does Mephyton cost with insurance?
The copay for Mephyton 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 Mephyton?
Mephyton is an FDA-approved medication manufactured by Bausch Health US, LLC. It is used to replace vitamin K in adults with low levels of blood clotting factors. Low levels may be due to the faulty formation of factors II, VII, IX, and X when caused by certain medical conditions such as vitamin K deficiency or if there is interference with vitamin K activity:
- Anticoagulant-induced prothrombin deficiency caused by other medication
- Hypoprothrombinemia due to antibacterial therapy
- Hypoprothrombinemia due to factors limiting the absorption or synthesis of vitamin K, such as obstructive jaundice, biliary fistula, sprue, celiac disease, cystic fibrosis of the pancreas, and regional enteritis
- Other drug-induced hypoprothrombinemia where there is interference with vitamin K metabolism, e.g., salicylates
What doses of Mephyton are available?
Mephyton is available in tablet form, in the following doses: 5 mg.
Please read the drug information and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Mephyton active ingredients
The active ingredient of Mephyton is phytonadione, a man-made form of vitamin K1, which occurs naturally in the body.
Mephyton side effects
The most common side effects caused by Mephyton include:
- Flushing sensations
- Change in sense of taste
- Irregular pulse
- Trouble breathing
In rare instances, Mephyton can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Severe hypersensitivity reactions, including anaphylactoid reactions and death following parenteral and intravenous administration
- Hyperbilirubinemia in newborns following parenteral administration
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Mephyton against your risk of adverse effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Mephyton to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Mephyton drug interactions
Mephyton can interact with other medications. These include:
- Blood thinners such as acenocoumarol, and warfarin
This list is not exhaustive and other drugs may interact with Mephyton. Tell your health care provider about all of your medications including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.
You should not use Mephyton if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient phytonadione
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Mephyton
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
Talk to your doctor about your clinical condition before using Mephyton if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Mephyton
- Have blood disorders
- Have gallbladder disease (such as obstructive jaundice, biliary fistula)
- Have liver disease
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed – Vitamin K passes into breast milk
Mephyton is the trademark brand name for phytonadione manufactured by Bausch Health US, LLC. A generic version of phytonadione is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Mephyton 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.