Is NiceRx a Tamiflu coupons provider?
NiceRx is not a Tamiflu coupon, Tamiflu discount card, or Tamiflu copay card provider. We do not offer Tamiflu manufacturer coupons, Tamiflu discounts, rebates, Tamiflu savings cards, trial offers, or free Tamiflu samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.
Tamiflu 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 Tamiflu cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Tamiflu costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Tamiflu oral capsules of 30 mg will cost around $155 for 10 capsules.
How much does Tamiflu cost with insurance?
The copay for Tamiflu 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 Tamiflu?
Tamiflu is an FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Roche. Tamiflu is used to treat flu symptoms caused by the flu virus (influenza A and influenza B viruses). Symptoms of flu include fever, chills, aches and pains, cough, stuffy nose, and sore throat. Tamiflu is an influenza neuraminidase inhibitor for the:
- Treatment of influenza (flu symptoms) in adults and pediatric patients 1 year of age and older who have been symptomatic for no more than 2 days
- Prophylaxis of influenza in patients 1 year and older
Tamiflu is not a substitute for annual flu vaccination and does not prevent bacterial infections that may happen with the flu. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that pregnant women receive a yearly flu vaccine to prevent influenza.
What doses of Tamiflu are available?
Tamiflu is available in capsule form, in the following doses: 30 mg, 45 mg, 75 mg, and as a powder for oral suspension, in the following doses: 300 mg oseltamivir base (constituted to a concentration of 12 mg/mL).
Always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Tamiflu active ingredients
The active ingredient of Tamiflu is oseltamivir phosphate an antiviral drug.
Tamiflu side effects
The most common side effects caused by Tamiflu compared to placebo include:
- Abdominal pain
In rare instances, Tamiflu can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Serious skin/hypersensitivity reactions
- Increased risk of confusion or unusual behavior
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Tamiflu against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions to Tamiflu to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Tamiflu drug interactions
Tamiflu can interact with other medications. These include:
- Live attenuated influenza vaccine
This list is not exhaustive and other drugs may interact with Tamiflu. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription drugs or over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements
You should not use Tamiflu if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient oseltamivir phosphate
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Tamiflu
- Have severe kidney disease and are not on dialysis
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – currently, there is no data for pregnant women
Talk to your doctor about your medical conditions before using Tamiflu if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Tamiflu
- Have heart problems
- Have breathing problems
- Have a weakened immune system
- Have kidney problems
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Tamiflu is the trademark brand name for oseltamivir phosphate manufactured by Roche. A generic version of oseltamivir phosphate is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Tamiflu 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.