How it works
Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible for assistance.
NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are pre-qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free, and you only pay our service fee.
We will request documents to be submitted by you and your healthcare provider that are required by the pharmaceutical company to complete your enrollment.
Once approved, the pharmaceutical company typically ships a 90-day supply of medication to your home or healthcare provider’s address. Final acceptance is determined by the pharmaceutical company.
The Oxtellar XR patient assistance program is available to eligible individuals who are unable to afford their Oxtellar XR medication. At NiceRx, we can help you to enroll in the program for $49 per month.* We work directly with your healthcare provider to submit your enrollment application on your behalf. By handling the full enrollment process for you, we can help you get easy and affordable access to the medications you need. If you are successfully enrolled in the program, we will also request prescription refills on your behalf for up to 1 year.
Your monthly Oxtellar XR cost savings if eligible
The Oxtellar XR patient assistance program can provide your medication for free. We simply charge $49 a month per medication to cover the cost of our services. With NiceRx, you will only pay $49 to obtain your Oxtellar XR, regardless of the retail price.
|Strength||Avg. monthly price at
a US pharmacy
|150mg 30 tablets||$239.00||$49.00||$190.00|
|300mg 30 tablets||$320.00||$49.00||$271.00|
|600mg 30 tablets||$580.00||$49.00||$531.00|
Am I eligible for the Oxtellar XR patient assistance program?
To find out if you are eligible for Oxtellar XR 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 Oxtellar XR patient assistance program?
Our application process aims to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Oxtellar XR 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 Oxtellar XR.
NiceRx will review your application and determine whether you may be eligible for Oxtellar XR 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 Oxtellar XR 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 Oxtellar XR.
Is NiceRx an Oxtellar XR coupons provider?
NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Oxtellar XR patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Oxtellar XR 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 Oxtellar XR coupons, discount cards, or Oxtellar XR copay cards.
Can NiceRx help me get Oxtellar XR if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you if your insurance company will not pay for your Oxtellar XR 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 is Oxtellar XR with insurance?
The cost of Oxtellar XR will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Oxtellar XR with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.
How much does Oxtellar XR cost without insurance?
Oxtellar XR prices without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Oxtellar XR oral tablets, extended-release 150 mg typically cost $800 for 100 tablets.
What is Oxtellar XR?
Oxtellar XR contains the prescription medicine oxcarbazepine, which is classed as an anticonvulsant. Oxtellar XR is used on its own or in combination with other medications to treat partial seizures. Oxtellar works by reducing nerve impulses that cause seizures and pain. The Oxtellar XR brand of oxcarbazepine is used with other medicines in adults and children who are at least 6 years old.
Oxtellar XR active ingredients
Exactly how oxcarbazepine works in the body is not fully understood. Studies do show however that oxcarbazepine does block voltage-sensitive sodium channels. This helps to stabilize hyperexcited neural membranes, reduce repetitive neuron firing, and a reduction of synaptic impulses. These actions are thought to be important in the prevention of the spread of seizures in the brain. Studies have shown no interactions of significance of oxcarbazepine with brain receptor sites.
Oxtellar XR extended-release tablets are to be taken on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal. The extended-release tablet should be swallowed whole and not crushed, chewed, or broken. Do not stop taking Oxtellar XR suddenly, as this may cause increased seizures. Follow your doctor’s instructions about reducing your dose. You are advised to wear or carry medical identification to let others know you are using Oxtellar XR.
Oxtellar XR side effects
The most common side effects caused by Oxtellar XR include:
- Drowsiness, tiredness, dizziness
- Problems with balance or coordination
- Nausea, vomiting
- Double vision
In rare instances, Oxtellar XR can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Confusion, feeling tired
- Severe weakness, muscle pain
- Increased seizures
- Changes in mood or behavior
- Depression, anxiety
- Agitated, hostile, to thoughts about suicide or hurting yourself
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Oxtellar XR against your risk of side effects.
Oxtellar XR drug interactions
Oxtellar XR can interact with other medications. These include:
- SSRI’s (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) anti – citalopram, escitalopram
- Opioid painkillers – buprenorphine, fentanyl, hydrocodone, methadone, oxycodone
- Calcium channel blockers for the treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension) – amlodipine, felodipine, nifedipine
- Treatments for irregular heartbeat – amiodarone, dronedarone
- Treatments for high blood cholesterol – atorvastatin, simvastatin
- Corticosteroids – betamethasone, cortisone, dexamethasone, fludrocortisone, hydrocortisone, prednisolone
- Anticonvulsants for the treatment of seizures – carbamazepine, phenobarbital, phenytoin
- Treatments for mood disorders such as schizophrenia – clozapine, haloperidol
This list is not exhaustive and other drugs may interact with Oxtellar XR.
Oxtellar XR warning and precautions
You should not use Oxtellar XR if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient oxcarbazepine
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Oxtellar XR
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Talk to your doctor before using Oxtellar XR if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Oxtellar XR
- Have liver disease
- Have kidney disease
- Have mood problems or have suicidal thoughts
- Have an allergy to carbamazepine
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
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.