Acetaminophen With Codeine
Average cost per year*
Average cost per beneficiary*
See also Warning section. This combination medication is used to help relieve mild to moderate pain. It contains an opioid pain reliever (codeine) and a non-opioid pain reliever (acetaminophen). Codeine works in the brain to change how your body feels and responds to pain. Acetaminophen can also reduce a fever. NOTE: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.
*Origin of the terms and chart data used within this page: https://data.cms.gov/
Yes, Acetaminophen-Codeine is covered by Medicare.
In 2021, the average cost per dose of Acetaminophen-Codeine was $0.29.
The average dose of Acetaminophen-Codeine received per year is 168,089,288 units
1,210,143 Medicare beneficiaries received Acetaminophen-Codeine in 2021, which was a -0.04% from 2020
There were 2,763,741 claims made by Medicare beneficiaries, which is a -0.07% from 2020
The average spending amount per claim in 2021 was $14.74
The average Medicare spending per beneficiary amount for Acetaminophen-Codeine was $33.66
The most expensive manufacturer of Acetaminophen-Codeine is Ranbaxy Pharmac
Hi-Tech/Akorn C is the least expensive manufacturer with an Average Spending Per Dosage Unit of $0.03
Mallinckrodt Ph received $25,772,030.28
The total amount spent on Acetaminophen-Codeine by Medicare is $40,727,737.42
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