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Thyrogen prices near Beaumont, TX

Lowest: $3,436.06    Highest: $3,632.12

$3,436.06 (Qty: 2)

$3,436.06 (Qty: 2)

$3,479.07 (Qty: 2)

$3,632.12 (Qty: 2)

What is Thyrogen?

THYROTROPIN ALFA (thahy ruh TROH pin AL fa) is a man-made protein. It is used to diagnose any remaining thyroid cancer after treatment. It is also used to help treat thyroid cancer.

How to take Thyrogen

This medicine is for injection into a muscle. It is given by a health care professional in a hospital or clinic setting.

Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. Special care may be needed.


Visit your doctor or health care professional regularly. Your condition will be monitored carefully while you are receiving this medicine. You may need blood work done while you are taking this medicine.

What if I miss a dose of Thyrogen?

It is important not to miss your dose. Call your doctor or health care professional if you are unable to keep an appointment.

Storing Thyrogen

This drug is given in a hospital or clinic and will not be stored at home.

Side Effects of Thyrogen

Side effects that you should report to your doctor or health care professional as soon as possible:
-allergic reactions like skin rash, itching or hives, swelling of the face, lips, or tongue
-breathing problems
-chest pain
-signs and symptoms of a stroke like changes in vision; confusion; trouble speaking or understanding; severe headaches; sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm or leg; trouble walking; dizziness; loss of balance or coordination

Side effects that usually do not require medical attention (report to your doctor or health care professional if they continue or are bothersome):
-dizziness
-flu-like symptoms
-headache
-nausea, vomiting
-weak or tired

Interactions with Thyrogen

Interactions are not expected.

Precautions

They need to know if you have any of these conditions:
-cancer that has spread to other parts of the body
-have thyroid tissue remaining
-heart disease
-kidney disease
-smoke tobacco
-an unusual or allergic reaction to thyrotropin, thyroid products, other hormones, medicines, foods, or preservatives
-pregnant or trying to get pregnant
-breast-feeding

Conditions Commonly Treated by Thyrogen

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More Ways to Save on Thyrogen

Buy More, Less Often

If you need to take prescription medication such as Thyrogen over an extended period, buying a larger quantity could save you time and money. Many drugs, including Thyrogen work out cheaper per pill or dose when purchased in volume. Speak to your doctor about increasing the your prescription and you could pay less for drugs and need fewer trips to the pharmacist.

Compare Pharmacy Prices Online

Drug prices are not regulated, so the price Thyrogen of medication may vary significantly between your local pharmacies. Online pharmacy comparison shopping is the simplest way to quickly discover which retailer has the lowest prices for your prescriptions.

Enter the name of your prescription, for example Thyrogen, into the search box, add the zip code and click to browse prices and coupon offers. When you have found the cheapest price, print or save the coupon and and take it in to your chosen pharmacy. Comparing prices can save you up to 75 percent on your prescriptions.

Register for a Patient Assistance Program

Patient assistance programs offered by drug manufacturers can help you save money on your prescriptions. Many drug manufacturers have such a program, offering discounts to eligible patients who are prescribed Thyrogen. Patients prescribed expensive or branded medication may qualify for discounts through such programs.

Click here to find out more about patient assistance programs.

Explore Generic Drug Options

Thyrogen and other branded drugs often have a generic equivalent on the market at a significantly lower price. Generics account for around 8 out of 10 prescriptions filled in the US and are identical their brand name counterparts in quality, safety, strength, dosage form, route of administration, performance characteristics and intended use. Talk to your pharmacist or doctor about safe generic alternatives to your branded prescription.

Check Your Medicare Part D Coverage

Seniors with Medicare Part D may be entitled to discounts on Thyrogen and other prescriptions through their policy. The list of drugs covered varies from plan to plan, so check your provider’s website for more information.

Click here to find out more about ModRN Health and Medicare Part D.

Explore Other Treatment & Therapy Options

Medication plays a vital role in treating a huge number of conditions, but there may be other therapies, lifestyle changes or surgical options open to you. If you have concerns about prescription costs, or are considering a different approach to your therapy, speak to your doctor to explore alternatives to medication.