Synthroid® Brand Levothyroxine Tablets
Description: Synthroid is a well-known brand-name levothyroxine tablet, and the first brand name levothyroxine drug in the U.S. market.
Drug Website: https://www.synthroid.com
Manufacturer/Website: AbbVie / https://www.abbvie.com
Excipients: Acacia, Confectioner's sugar (contains corn starch), Lactose monohydrate, Magnesium stearate, Povidone iodine, Talc
25 mcg: FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake
50 mcg: None
75 mcg: FD&C Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue No. 2 Aluminum Lake
88 mcg: FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake
100 mcg: D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake
112 mcg: D&C Red No. 27 & 30 Aluminum Lake
125 mcg: FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Red No. 40, Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake
137 mcg: FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake
150 mcg: FD&C Blue No. 2 Aluminum Lake
175 mcg: FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Red No. 27 & 30 Aluminum Lake
200 mcg: FD&C Red No. 40 Aluminum Lake
300 mcg: D&C Yellow No. 10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow No. 6 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Blue No. 1 Aluminum Lake
Typical Retail Price: $40 - $55
Copay Tier: 2 or 3
Average Copay: $33 - $59
Manufacturer Copay Card: According to AbbVie, most patients with insurance pay no more than a $25 copay for a one-month supply of Synthroid®. You can sign up for the Synthroid Before Breakfast Club at https://www.Synthroid.com/support/before-breakfast-club
Manufacturer Instant Coupon: For those without insurance, the club provides a $3 off coupon for a one-month supply, and $10 off a three-month supply. You can sign up for the Synthroid Before Breakfast Club at https://www.Synthroid.com/support/before-breakfast-club
Manufacturer Direct Purchase Program: Synthroid® manufacturer AbbVie offers the Synthroid® Direct Enrollment program, through Eagle Pharmacy. In most cases, you can get your Synthroid® prescription filled by mail for $25 a month -- with or without insurance. For information on how to enroll in Synthroid® Direct Enrollment: https://synthroiddirectenrollment.eaglepharmacy.com
Patient Assistance Program: The Synthroid®/AbbVie Patient Assistance Program is based on your income eligibility, insurance coverage, and out-of-pocket medical expenses. You can review the income guidelines, and apply for the program online at https://www.abbvie.com/patients/patient-assistance/program-qualification/Synthroid-program-selection.html
To Report Adverse Events to AbbVie: 800-633-9110 / https://www.abbvie.com/contactus.html /
To Report Adverse Events to FDA Medwatch: Call 800-FDA-1088, or visit the FDA Medwatch website at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch
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