IVF cycle #2 started May 2015.
Birth control pills, two packs: $0 copay/$33.45 insurance Birth control is free in 'Merica. Thanks Obama!
Lovenox (blood thinner): $143.10/30d supply
Freedom Fertility Pharmacy:
Gonal F $636
HCG for trigger $99.90
Crinone gel $214
Hysteroscopy: $135.70 (billed at $600!)
Ultrasound with hysteroscopy: $116.63
Office Visit with hysteroscopy: $20.03
Office consult for blood draws: $20.03
CCS testing $1250 + $300 + $2750
lab fee: $1300
I'm currently in insurance hell, so everything is out of pocket until (if?) insurance pays.
I started this cycle with a big head start. I already have a pile of meds from the old insurance, including quite a bit of Gonal F and Menopur, the most expensive one. I still have half a pack of Wondfos and a giant bottle of baby aspirin and melatonin. My new IVF protocol was determined during my WTF appointment from cycle #1, and we are off and running.
My plan covers 100% of my IVF after my deductible ($1,500
individual/$3,000 family). My family out of pocket max is $5,000, so until I hit that I pay for everything, but I don't really understand the difference between the deductible and the out of pocket. *shrug* I qualified for IVF coverage because of my
ruptured ectopic. This is a healthcare.gov Obamacare plan because I am
self-employed in a state with no kind of infertility coverage or laws.
It's not even the most expensive one, about $1,200/month for the two of