Celestone

Generic name

Betamethasone Acetate,Sod Phos

Covered by Medicare

Yes

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Average Annual Cost per Beneficiary

$38.67

Average cost per year*

Average Annual Cost per Dose

$7.56

-7.56%

Average cost per beneficiary*

Manufacturer(s)

  • Merck Sharp & D

What is Celestone

Celestone is a prescription corticosteroid medication used for various inflammatory and allergic conditions, including skin conditions and joint inflammation. While Celestone effectively manages symptoms, it does not offer a cure for underlying conditions. To achieve the best results and minimize potential side effects, use Celestone as directed by your healthcare provider. Regular follow-up appointments are essential during treatment. This summary offers an overview and may not encompass all available information about the product. It does not guarantee the product's safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for your specific needs. Consult your healthcare professional for comprehensive information and personalized recommendations.

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*Origin of the terms and chart data used within this page: https://data.cms.gov/

Common Questions About Celestone

Yes, Celestone is covered by Medicare.

In 2021, the average cost per dose of Celestone was $7.56.

The average dose of Celestone received per year is 204 units

17 Medicare beneficiaries received Celestone in 2021, which was a -0.55% from 2020

There were 18 claims made by Medicare beneficiaries, which is a -0.55% from 2020

The average spending amount per claim in 2021 was $36.52

The average Medicare spending per beneficiary amount for Celestone was $38.67

Merck Sharp & D received $657.41

The total amount spent on Celestone by Medicare is $657.41

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