Tirzepatide (Mounjaro) is a new medication approved for the treatment of diabetes, but it is gaining more popularity for its incredible weight loss results in patients with and without diabetes. To learn how to get it for a significantly discounted price, keep reading.
Who can use the coupon?
Lilly is the maker of Mounjaro. They are offering a discount program or savings card lasting until 06/30/2023. To qualify patients must
- Have a documented diagnosis of type 2 diabetes
- Commercial insurance
**People with Medicare or Medicaid cannot use this program
If you meet the above criteria, you can get a one month supply of Mounjaro (4 pens) for $25
Although Mounjaro is proving to be a force to be reckoned with as a weight loss drug, it's only indication is type 2 diabetes. The good news is that the manufacturer, Lily, is actively trying to get obesity approved as an indication.
Where can I find the coupon?
How should the pharmacy handle this prescription?
- Transmit claim online with RxBIN 018844.
- If a patient's insurance has Mounjaro on formulary and it is covered, then the pharmacy should submit the co-pay authorized by insurance as a secondary claim to Eversana using RxBIN 018844 and using the Coordination of Benefits field with Coverage Code type 08.
- If patient has insurance but Mounjaro is not on formulary or covered, they should continue to process the card along with the patient's insurance card using the Coordination of Benefits field with Coverage Code type 03.
- If the pharmacist is still having issues, they should call Pharmacy Benefit Manager 1-855-282-4888.
The best weight loss results are a combination of lifestyle modifications and caloric deficit but the results are well worth it. It is important to remember that weight loss medications are not a substitute for a healthy lifestyle. They are simply tools.
If you’d like to learn more about tirzepatide or other ways to achieve permanent weight loss, please feel free to call us or schedule an appointment with Dr. Opusunju using the online booking tool on this website.