Firmagon

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GIANT EAGLE PHARMACY Retail

$608.99

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17%

$502.72 With Free Coupon
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Firmagon

Drug Info for firmagon

Degarelix injection is used to treat advanced prostate cancer (cancer that begins in the prostate [a male reproductive gland]). Degarelix injection is in a class of medications called gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonists. It works by decreasing the amount of testosterone (a male hormone) produced by the body. This may slow or stop the spread of prostate cancer cells that need testosterone to grow.

Firmagon is a prescription only medication that comes in subcutaneous powder for injection form. It is used by adult men to treat prostate cancer. Firmagon works by preventing the growth of testosterone which can stimulate the growth of tumors.

  • By injection

Injection routeYou will receive this medicine while you are in a hospital or cancer treatment center. A nurse or other trained health professional will give you this medicine.

Injection routeYour doctor will prescribe your exact dose and tell you how often it should be given. This medicine is given as a shot under your skin. This medicine is given in the stomach area.

Missed dose: Injection routeThis medicine needs to be given on a fixed schedule. If you miss a dose, call your doctor, home health caregiver, or treatment clinic for instructions.

Read and follow the patient instructions that come with this medicine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.

This medicine is not right for everyone. You should not receive it if you had an allergic reaction to degarelix.

This medicine may cause the following problems: Heart rhythm problem called QT prolongationDecrease in bone density

Women should not use this medicine, especially women who are pregnant or able to become pregnant. This medicine can harm an unborn baby. It can also cause birth defects if the father is using it when his sexual partner becomes pregnant. If a pregnancy occurs while you are using this medicine, tell your doctor right away.

Tell your doctor if you have kidney disease, liver disease, heart disease, heart rhythm problems, or a problem with minerals or electrolytes in the blood (such as calcium, magnesium, potassium, or sodium).

Tell any doctor or dentist who treats you that you are using this medicine. This medicine may affect certain medical test results.

Injection routeMedicines used to treat cancer are very strong and can have many side effects. Before receiving this medicine, make sure you understand all the risks and benefits. It is important for you to work closely with your doctor during your treatment.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

Some medicines can affect how degarelix works. Tell your doctor if you are using medicine to treat heart rhythm problems, such as amiodarone, procainamide, quinidine, or sotalol.

This medicine may cause the following problems: Heart rhythm problem called QT prolongationDecrease in bone density

Injection routeMedicines used to treat cancer are very strong and can have many side effects. Before receiving this medicine, make sure you understand all the risks and benefits. It is important for you to work closely with your doctor during your treatment.

Your doctor will do lab tests at regular visits to check on the effects of this medicine. Keep all appointments.

  • Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing
  • Fast, pounding, or uneven heartbeat, dizziness, faintness
  • Weight gain
  • Hot flashes
  • Pain, itching, burning, swelling, or a lump under your skin where the shot was given
  • Back pain
  • Weight gain
Frequently Asked Questions

Firmagon’s retail price is dependent on several factors. These include; pharmacy location, your insurance coverage, quantity and dosage needed. The average Firmagon price is about $518 for a supply of 1, 80 mg subcutaneous powder for injection.

OptionRx’s Firmagon coupon can be used at many well known U.S pharmacies including Target and Walmart. Additionally, you can input your zip-code on OptionRx’s website to search for participating pharmacies within your location.

Currently, there is not a generic version of Firmagon. However, you can use OptionRx’s Firmagon card to save on your prescription cost.

To save on Firmagon, you have several options. Currently, Firmagon’s manufacturer is not offering a coupon. However, Good Days Program and Patient Access Network Foundation aids patients with access to Firmagon at a savings or for free. Contact these programs directly for more information. Our customers typically find they save more when using our coupon card. However, OptionRx’s coupon card cannot be combined with other commercially available services.