Is NiceRx a Provera coupon provider?
NiceRx is not a Provera coupon, Provera discount card, or Provera copay card provider. We do not offer Provera manufacturer coupons, Provera discounts, rebates, Provera savings cards, trial offers, or free Provera samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.
Provera 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.
How much does Provera cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Provera costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Provera oral 2.5 mg tablets will cost around $300 for 100 tablets.
How much does Provera cost with insurance?
The copay for Provera 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 Provera?
Provera is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Pfizer. It is a type of progesterone used in women who are not pregnant and not going through menopause, for the treatment of absent (amenorrhea) or irregular menstrual periods, or abnormal uterine bleeding. Provera is also used to reduce the risk of endometrial hyperplasia (a condition that may lead to uterine cancer) while taking estrogens.
Provera is not recommended for the prevention of heart disease, stroke, or dementia. Provera may increase your risk of developing these conditions. Also, long-term use of medroxyprogesterone may increase your risk of breast cancer or cancer of the uterus, or ovaries.
What doses of Provera are available?
Provera is available in tablet form, in the following doses: 2.5 mg.
Always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Provera active ingredients
The active ingredient of Provera is medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA). It is classed as a contraceptive, antineoplastics, and progestin.
Provera side effects
The most common side effects of Provera in clinical trials include:
- Breakthrough bleeding
- Changes in your menstrual cycle
- Vaginal itching or discharge
- Headache, dizziness
- Anxiety, or feeling depressed
- Breast tenderness
- Nausea, vomiting, bloating
- Itching, rash, acne, hair growth
- Hair loss
- Fluid retention, weight gain
- Problems sleeping
- Changes in vision
In rare instances, Provera can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Increased risk of blood clots – sudden loss of vision, sharp chest pain, feeling short of breath, pain or warmth in one or both legs
- Worsening of epilepsy
- Sudden numbness or weakness down one side of the body, severe headache, slurred speech, problems with vision or balance
- Symptoms of heart attack – chest pain or pressure spreading to your jaw or shoulder, nausea, sweating
- Liver problems – loss of appetite, upper stomach pain, fatigue, fever, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice
- Unusual vaginal bleeding
- Breast lump
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Provera against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Provera to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Provera drug interactions
Other drugs may interact with Provera, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medication including any supplements you are taking.
You should not use Provera if you:
- Have had an allergic reaction to the active ingredient medroxyprogesterone acetate
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Provera
- Have undiagnosed abnormal vaginal bleeding
- Have liver disease
- Have a history of heart attack, stroke, or blood clots
- Have a history of hormone-related cancer
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed – This drug passes into breast milk
Talk to your doctor about your medical condition before using Provera if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Provera
- Have high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, are overweight, or smoke
- Have liver problems
- Have asthma
- Have migraine headaches
- Have a thyroid disorder
- Have endometriosis
- Have jaundice caused by pregnancy or birth control pills
- Have kidney disease
- Have high or low blood levels of calcium
- Have epilepsy
Provera is the trademark brand name for medroxyprogesterone acetate manufactured by Pfizer. A generic version of medroxyprogesterone acetate is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Provera 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.