Invokana patient assistance program
If you’re worried you can’t afford your prescription Invokana medication, try Prescription Care. With our help, you may be able to get your Invokana for just $49 per month.*
At Prescription Care we work directly with your healthcare provider to help you enroll in assistance programs. We’ll handle the full application process, helping you get access to affordable medications simply and easily.
Your monthly Invokana cost savings if eligible
You can receive your Invokana prescription for just $49 per month, every month. This flat fee covers the full cost of your Invokana medicine, regardless of its retail price. You could save:
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Am I eligible for the Invokana patient assistance program?
If we determine that you could qualify for assistance through the patient assistance program, you may be able to receive your Invokana without paying the full retail price. Every application is reviewed on its own merits by us. Most programs will take into account key factors including:
- US residency
- Combined household income
- Insurance status
Up to $36,000
Up to $50,000
Up to $100,000
How do I apply for the Invokana patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Invokana patient assistance program. Start by completing our enrollment application. Important information includes details of all medications you’re currently taking, as well as your healthcare provider, your insurance, and household income.
If we determine that you will be eligible for the program, we will handle the full application process on your behalf. We will help to enroll you in the Invokana patient assistance program and request your refills for up to 12 months.
Is Prescription Care an Invokana coupon provider?
Prescription Care is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Invokana patient assistance program. Those that are successful and enrolled in the program will pay just $49 per month for their medication.
This means that we don’t offer Invokana coupons, Invokana discount cards or copay cards, Invokana manufacturer coupons, Invokana discounts, rebates, Invokana savings cards, trial offers, or free Invokana samples.
Can Prescription Care help me get Invokana if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you if your insurance company won’t pay for your Invokana medication, or you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We may even be able to help if you don’t have insurance.
How much is Invokana with insurance?
When getting your Invokana medication through your insurance the cost you pay will depend on your healthcare plan. With Prescription Care it is always a flat fee of $49.
How much is Invokana without insurance?
Where you buy the medication, the number of tablets per pack, and the strength of the tablets will all impact the cost of Invokana bought without insurance. As a guide though, you can expect to pay between $555 and $655 for a pack of 30 Invokana 300mg tablets. With Prescription Care you’ll always pay a flat monthly fee of $49.
What is Invokana?
Invokana is a medication used to treat type 2 diabetes. It’s usually prescribed together with exercise and diet changes to help manage blood sugar levels. Invokana helps with type 2 diabetes by increasing the amount of sugar that’s removed from your body in your urine. This helps to keep your blood sugar levels lower. Invokana is taken orally as a tablet swallowed with water.
No one is born with type 2 diabetes. You develop it throughout your life as you age, with it being caused by a combination of genetics, age, gender, ethnicity, weight, and diet.
When you eat and food is digested, sugar is released and taken up by your body. The sugar is absorbed into your blood so it can be transported to where it’s needed. A hormone called insulin then helps your cells take this sugar from your blood. However, with type 2 diabetes, a lack of insulin, or insulin no longer working effectively as it should, causes you to have too much sugar in your blood. Having high blood sugar can make you feel hungry, thirsty, and tired. But, over time, high blood sugar can have more serious consequences. It can cause a range of health problems, including heart attacks, strokes, and kidney failure.
Invokana active ingredients
The active ingredient in Invokana is called canagliflozin. It helps to lower your blood sugar by blocking a process in your body that reabsorbs sugar (glucose) from your urine. This increases the amount of sugar in your urine and causes you to lose more than you would normally do when you urinate. Used alongside exercise and improvements in your diet, and sometimes other diabetes medications, canagliflozin can help you maintain a lower blood sugar level.
Invokana side effects & Invokana drug interactions
Invokana causes side effects in some people. Not everyone that takes Invokana will experience side effects though or get the same ones. The side effects caused most often by Invokana (occurring in around 10% of people taking it) include nausea, constipation, genital yeast infections, urinary tract infections, and hypoglycemia. In rarer cases, Invokana can cause more serious side effects, like allergic reactions, kidney failure, and a condition called diabetic ketoacidosis. These side effects are uncommon, and your physician will judge your risk and suitability for Invokana.
When Invokana interacts with other medications, it can change how it works. Sometimes side effects can become more likely. It’s crucial to tell your physician if you’re taking:
- Other antidiabetic drugs
- Medications used to lower your blood pressure
- Carbamazepine, phenytoin, or phenobarbital to control seizures
- Efavirenz or ritonavir to treat HIV infection
- Rifampicin to treat tuberculosis
- Cholestyramine to reduce cholesterol
- Digoxin or digitoxin used to treat certain heart problems
- The blood thinner dabigatran
- St John’s wort
Invokana warnings & precautions
You shouldn’t take Invokana if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient canagliflozin
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Invokana (you can find these listed in the leaflet which comes with the medication)
- Have type 1 diabetes (Invokana is for type 2 diabetes)
- Are breastfeeding
Talk to your physician before taking Invokana if you:
- Have diabetic ketoacidosis (a diabetes complication that can cause rapid weight loss, nausea, and vomiting)
- Have had a serious heart condition or have ever had a stroke
- Have severe liver problems
- Have severe kidney problems or are on dialysis
- Have had a lower limb amputation
- If you are under 18 years of age
- Are pregnant or are trying to get pregnant
- Are intolerant of some sugars