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Vital 1.5 cal Patient assistance program

Is your Vital 1.5 cal 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 Vital 1.5 cal medication with our help.

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  • 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 Vital 1.5 Cal cost savings if eligible

If you are eligible to receive your Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal patient assistance?

To be eligible for the Vital 1.5 Cal patient assistance program, you will need to meet specific eligibility criteria set by the pharmaceutical company. At NiceRx, we review each Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal patient assistance program?

Applying for the Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal, so please tell us about any medications that you have been prescribed.

If we determine that you may be eligible for Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal patient assistance program, we will also request your Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal coupon provider?

NiceRx does not provide Vital 1.5 Cal coupons, discount cards or copay cards. We do not offer printable Vital 1.5 Cal manufacturer coupons, Vital 1.5 Cal discounts, rebates, Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal medication with NiceRx.

Can NiceRx help me get Vital 1.5 Cal cheaper if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you access Vital 1.5 Cal patient assistance if:

  • You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Vital 1.5 Cal
  • Your insurance company will not pay for your Vital 1.5 Cal prescription
  • You do not have insurance

Complete your enrollment application online to find out more.

How much does Vital 1.5 Cal cost without insurance?

Vital 1.5 Cal prices without insurance will vary by retailer. As a guide, Vital 1.5 Cal will typically cost around $980 per 70, 237 mL of liquid.

How much does Vital 1.5 Cal cost with insurance?

Your individual healthcare plan will determine the copay of Vital 1.5 Cal 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 Vital 1.5 Cal?

Vital 1.5 Cal is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Abbott nutrition. Vital 1.5 Cal is a calorically dense peptide-based therapeutic nutrition formula for mal-digestion, mal-absorption, GI intolerance, or impaired GI function for either tube feeding or as an oral feeding nutrition supplement.

Vital 1.5 promotes tolerance with an advanced blend of hydrolyzed peptide-based protein, combined with prebiotic NutraFlora scFOS to promote good bacteria in the colon for digestive health.

Structured lipids from MCT/Canola Oil are also added to promote absorption. The formula has increased antioxidants vitamin C and vitamin E to combat free radical damage in cells. Vital 1.5 Cal is a gluten-free, low residue formula containing 24 vitamins and minerals to provide sole-source nutrition and concentrated calories for fluid-restricted patients.

It is available in 8 oz tetra cartons or 1000 mL ready-to-hang bottles for enteral feeding. Vital 1.5 Cal should be used under medical supervision and only one feeding set per patient to avoid contamination.

What doses of Vital 1.5 Cal are available?

Vital 1.5 Cal is available in vanilla flavor, in the following sizes: 8-fl-oz (237 mL), 1000 mL.

Always speak with your healthcare provider about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Vital 1.5 Cal ingredients

Liquid Vanilla: Water, Maltodextrin, Whey Protein Hydrolysate, Structured Lipid (Interesterified Canola Oil & Medium Chain Triglycerides), Sugar (Sucrose), Partially Hydrolyzed Sodium Caseinate, Canola Oil, Medium-Chain Triglycerides, Short-Chain Fructooligosaccharides, Natural & Artificial Flavors, DATEM, Magnesium Phosphate, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Citrate, Sodium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Cellulose Gel, Ascorbic Acid, Choline Chloride, Calcium Phosphate, Sodium Citrate, Carrageenan, Sucralose, Magnesium Chloride, Cellulose Gum, L-Carnitine, Taurine, d-Alpha-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacinamide, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Cupric Sulfate, Thiamine Chloride Hydrochloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Palmitate, Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B6, Folic Acid, Biotin, Chromium Chloride, Sodium Molybdate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenate, Cyanocobalamin, Phylloquinone, Selenium, Vitamin D and Vitamin D3, Vitamin K. Contains Milk ingredients, Carbohydrates, Dietary fiber.

Vital 1.5 Cal side effects

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Vital 1.5 Cal against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Vital 1.5 Cal to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Vital 1.5 Cal drug interactions

Other drugs may interact with Vital 1.5 Cal, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medicines including any supplements you are taking.

Vital 1.5 Cal contraindications

You should not use Vital 1.5 Cal if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredients in Vital 1.5 Cal
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Vital 1.5 Cal

Talk to your doctor before using Vital 1.5 Cal if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Vital 1.5 Cal
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Vital 1.5 Cal generic

Vital 1.5 Cal is manufactured by Abbott nutrition. A generic version of Vital 1.5 Cal is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Vital 1.5 Cal 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.