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Noritate Patient assistance program

Is your Noritate 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 Noritate medication with our help.

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  • Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
  • 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 Noritate cost savings if eligible

If you are eligible to receive your Noritate prescription through the patient assistance program, your medication will be free. We charge a flat monthly service fee of $49 per medication to cover the cost of our services.

Am I eligible for Noritate patient assistance?

To be eligible for the Noritate patient assistance program, you will need to meet specific eligibility criteria set by the pharmaceutical company. At NiceRx, we review each Noritate enrollment application individually. The main factors considered 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 Noritate patient assistance program?

Applying for the Noritate patient assistance program through NiceRx is simple. Begin by completing the enrollment application on our website. We will ask for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This information is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers that supply your medication. We may be able to help you access patient assistance for other medications as well as Noritate, so please tell us about any medications that you have been prescribed.

If we determine that you may be eligible for Noritate assistance, we will handle the full enrollment process on your behalf. We will work with your healthcare provider to prepare and submit all the documents required for you to enroll. If you are successfully enrolled in the Noritate patient assistance program, we will also request your Noritate medication refills on your behalf for up to 1 year. At the end of your enrollment period, we will contact you for updated details and seek to re-enroll you in the program.

Is NiceRx a Noritate coupons provider?

NiceRx does not provide Noritate coupons, discount cards, or copay cards. We do not offer printable Noritate manufacturer coupons, Noritate discounts, rebates, Noritate 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 Noritate medication with NiceRx.

Can NiceRx help me get Noritate if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you access Noritate patient assistance if:

  • You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Noritate
  • Your insurance company will not pay for your Noritate prescription
  • You do not have insurance

Complete your enrollment application online to find out more.

How much does Noritate cost without insurance?

Noritate prices without insurance will vary by retailer. As a guide, Noritate topical cream 1% will typically cost around $2,000 for 60 grams.

How much does Noritate cost with insurance?

Your individual healthcare plan will determine the copay of Noritate 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 Noritate?

Noritate cream is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication indicated for the topical treatment of inflammatory lesions and erythema of rosacea, a type of adult acne.

What doses of Noritate are available?

Noritate is available in cream form, in the following doses: 30 grams.

Areas to be treated should be cleaned before application of Noritate cream. Apply and rub in a thin film once daily to the affected area. Patients may use cosmetics after the application of metronidazole topical cream, gel, or lotion and after the medication has dried. Topical medicine is for external use only on the skin.

Store the cream at room temperature away from moisture or heat. Please read the full prescribed information for drug information and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice or about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Noritate active ingredients

Noritate contains metronidazole as the active ingredient.

Noritate side effects

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

  • Burning or stinging
  • Skin redness
  • Skin irritation,
  • Dryness, scaly skin
  • Stuffy nose, sneezing, sore throat

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

  • Numbness, tingling, or burning pain in your hands or feet

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

Noritate drug interactions

Noritate can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Warfarin
  • Amprenavir, ritonavir, tipranavir

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

Noritate contraindications

You should not use Noritate if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient metronidazole
  • Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Noritate
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed – This drug passes into breast milk
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant

Talk to your doctor about any other medical conditions you have or if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Noritate
  • Are allergic to other nitroimidazole antibiotics (such as tinidazole)
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant

Noritate generic

Noritate is the trademark brand name for metronidazole. A generic version of metronidazole is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Noritate 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.