Home / Medications / Ciprodex

Ciprodex patient assistance program

Have you been prescribed Ciprodex? Do you need help paying for your medication? With our assistance, you may be able to get your Ciprodex for a flat fee of $49 per month.*

Prescription Care helps eligible individuals enroll in patient assistance programs for prescription medications. By working alongside your healthcare provider, we may be able to assist you enroll in the Ciprodex patient assistance program. We handle the enrollment process on your behalf, helping you to get easy and affordable access to the medications you need.

Your monthly Ciprodex cost savings if eligible

With our help, you could receive your Ciprodex prescription for a flat fee of $49 per month. This fee covers the full cost of your Ciprodex medicine, regardless of the retail price. 

Am I eligible for the Ciprodex patient assistance program?

For Prescription Care to be able to enroll you in the Ciprodex patient assistance program, you will need to meet the eligibility criteria for Ciprodex assistance. We review each Ciprodex assistance program application individually, although the main factors considered by most programs often include:

  • US residency
  • Combined household income
  • Insurance status
General income criteria
  • Up to $36,000
  • Up to $50,000
  • Up to $100,000

How do I apply for the Ciprodex patient assistance program? 

It is simple and straightforward to apply for the Ciprodex patient assistance program, through Prescription Care. The first step of the process is to complete your online enrollment application, and tell us about any medications you’re taking, including Ciprodex. You will also need to provide us with accurate and up-to-date details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. 

We will then determine your potential eligibility for Ciprodex assistance, handling the full enrollment process for you. When enrolled in the Ciprodex patient assistance program, we’ll also request your Ciprodex medication refills on your behalf for up to 12 months.

Is Prescription Care a Ciprodex coupons provider?

Prescription Care is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Ciprodex patient assistance program. We are not a Ciprodex coupon, a Ciprodex discount card, or a Ciprodex copay card provider. 

If you’re looking for coupons for Ciprodex or cheap Ciprodex, you will likely save more with Prescription Care. Through the Ciprodex patient assistance program, you will only ever pay $49 per month for your medication. This is likely to be a more cost-effective option than printable Ciprodex manufacturer coupons, Ciprodex discounts, rebates, Ciprodex savings cards, trial offers, or free Ciprodex samples.

Can Prescription Care help me get Ciprodex if I have insurance? 

We may be able to assist if your insurance company won’t pay for your Ciprodex medication, or you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We may even be able to assist if you don’t have insurance or your Medicare plan doesn’t cover Ciprodex. Apply online with Prescription Care to find out more.

How much is Ciprodex with insurance?

The cost of Ciprodex will vary by healthcare plan. To understand exactly what you will need to pay, contact your pharmacist or insurance provider. They will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.

How much does Ciprodex cost without insurance?

Ciprodex prices without insurance can vary depending on the retailer. As a guide, a supply of 7.5 ml of Ciprodex solution will cost around $380.

What is Ciprodex?

Ciprodex is a prescription medication used to treat a bacterial infection called acute otitis externa. It’s prescribed to adults and children over six months of age, including people who have had a tympanostomy (a tube in the middle ear to reduce fluid build-up).

Acute otitis externa (AOE) is an infection in your ear that’s often caused by bacteria. It usually affects your ear canal (the opening that leads from your outer ear to your eardrum) and your middle ear (the area just behind your eardrum). If your AOE is caused by a bacterial infection, your doctor may prescribe you Ciprodex. It’s a combination medication with an antibiotic to help your body kill the infection, and a corticosteroid to reduce inflammation. Ciprodex comes as a liquid eardrop. The doctor that prescribes Ciprodex to you will tell you how much to take and how often.

Ciprodex active ingredients

Ciprodex contains two active ingredients – ciprofloxacin and dexamethasone – which work together to treat your acute otitis externa.

Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic that gets into bacteria cells and stops the bacteria from copying its DNA. This prevents the bacteria from multiplying and spreading, allowing your immune system to contain and kill the infection. 

Dexamethasone is a corticosteroid that reduces inflammation caused by the infection. It works by stimulating cells in your ears to produce natural anti-inflammatory proteins. This lowers inflammation and gives you relief from the symptoms it causes, like swelling and pain.

Ciprodex side effects & Ciprodex drug interactions

The most common side effects caused by Ciprodex include:

  • Discomfort in your ear
  • Ear pain
  • Itching in your ear (pruritus)

Ciprodex can sometimes cause more serious side effects. These are rarer but can include severe allergic reactions that can cause swelling, a rapid heartbeat, dizziness and fainting, and problems breathing. 

Ciprodex can interact with the following medications:

  • Any other antibiotics
  • Any other corticosteroids
  • Any other medications or products you put into your ear

Ciprodex warnings & precautions

Ciprodex isn’t suitable for everyone. It should not be taken if your infection is caused by a virus or fungi as the medication is for bacterial infections only. It should also not be given to children under six months of age. 

Don’t take Ciprodex if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredients ciprofloxacin or dexamethasone
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Ciprodex (you can find these listed in the leaflet which comes with the medication)
  • Are allergic to any other quinolones antibiotics

Talk to your doctor before taking Ciprodex if you:

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

*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 Prescription Care 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 866-262-2603, 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.

Speak with a Patient Advocate

Get Started