Eli Lilly and Company


Last Updated: April 1st, 2024



HCPCS Code Descriptor:

Injection, pemetrexed, not otherwise specified, 10 mg

Medicare Payment Limit:

The ALIMTA Medicare Payment Limit is $3.97

Average Sale Price:

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Medicare Co-Insurance Percentage:

The ALIMTA Medicare Co-insurance percentage is 20%. ALIMTA's Medicare Co-insurance amount is $0.79 per HCPCS unit.

APC Code:

The Alimta APC Code is: 9213

APC Payment Limit:

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Alimta Cost Information:

Alimta (active ingredient: pemetrexed) is aligned to the HCPCS Code J9305. Between the release of Alimta and mid 2022, Alimta took incremental list price increases and had a steadily rising average sales price. In June of 2022, multiple generic NDCs for pemetrexed were approved and aligned to J9305, tanking Alimta’s WAC price by roughly 80%. Within a few quarters, Alimta’s ASP had also dropped by roughly 60%. As of 2024, more than 40 NDCs are aligned to J9305 and eight 505(b)(2) pemetrexed HCPCS codes have been approved and made effective.


Alimta’s wholesale acquisition cost (WAC) information was last updated on:
August 7, 2023
Alimta’s average wholesale price (AWP) information was last updated on:
August 7, 2023