Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Products
Medicaid and Healthy Texas Women (HTW) Program prescribers are able to obtain long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) products only through a limited number of specialty pharmacies.
Providers can prescribe and obtain long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) products that are on the Medicaid and Healthy Texas Women (HTW) Program drug formularies from certain specialty pharmacies for women participating in Medicaid and HTW. LARC products are only available through a limited number of specialty pharmacies that work with LARC manufacturers. Providers who prescribe and obtain LARC products through the specialty pharmacies listed will be able to return unused and unopened LARC products to the manufacturer's third-party processor.
The following products are currently available through the pharmacy benefit:
- Mirena® (NDC 50419042101)
- Mirena® (NDC 50419042301)
- Skyla® (NDC 50419042201)
- Nexplanon® (NDC 0052433001)
- Paragard® (NDC 51285020401)
Providers may also continue to obtain LARC products through the existing buy-and-bill process.