Pharmaceutical Financial Assistance

Pharmaceutical Financial Assistance

Many Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients struggle to cover the costs of their medications. Here are some patient assistance programs for commonly used medications, offered by the pharmaceutical companies that make them:

Biologics

 

Cimzia (Certolizumab)

CIMZIA financial assistance – http://www.cimzia.com/rheumatoid-arthritis/rheumatoid-arthritis-patient-support/ra-treatments-financial-help

Entyvio (Vedolizumab)

Entyvio Connect – https://www.entyvio.com/patient-support

Humira (Adalimumab)

Abbvie Patient Assistance Program – http://www.abbviepaf.org/index.cfm

Remicade (Infliximab)

Remistart Program – http://www.remistart.com/

Simponi (Goliumumab)

Janssen Prescription Assistance – http://www.janssenprescriptionassistance.com/simponi-cost-assistance

Tysabri (Natalizumab)

TYSABRI ActiveAccess™ Financial Program – http://www.tysabri.com/support/cost

 

Steroids

 

Entocort (Budesonide)

AstraZeneca Patient Assistance Programs – http://www.astrazeneca-us.com/medicines/help-affording-your-medicines

 Uceris (Budesonide)

Uceris Instant Savings Card – http://www.uceris.com/tablet/savings/#s2

 

Immunomodulators

 

Azasan (Azathioprine from Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc.)

Salix Patient Assistance Program – http://www.salix.com/about-us/corporate-responsibility/patient-medication-assistance/

Purinethol (Mercaptopurine / 6MP)

TEVA Assistance Program – http://www.proairhfa.com/eib-copd-asthma-resources/assistance-program.aspx

Otrexup (Methotrexate)

Otrexup Total Care Co-pay Assistance Program – http://www.otrexup.com/patients-caregivers/co-pay-card/

Otrexup (methotrexate) injection TotalCare Support Program – https://otrexup.aspnprograms.com/siteforms/OTREXUP_PAP_2_11.pdf

Rasuvo (Methotrexate)

Co-pay Assistance Program & Patient Assistance Program – http://www.rasuvo.com/patients/affordability

 

5-ASA / Mesalamine / Sulfasalazine Drugs

 

Apriso (mesalamine)

Apriso Savings Program – https://www.aprisorx.com/apriso/savings-card/

Asacol HD (mesalamine)

Asacol HD Savings Card – https://www.asacolhd.com/savings.aspx

Canasa (mesalamine)

Actavis Patient Assistance Program – http://actavis.com/products/patient-assistance-program

Colazal (balsalazide disodium)

Salix Patient Assistance Program – http://www.salix.com/about-us/corporate-responsibility/patient-medication-assistance/

 Lialda (mesalamine)

Shire Cares Patient Assistance Program – http://www.shire.com/shireplc/en/contactus/patientassistance

Pentasa (mesalamine)

Shire Cares Patient Assistance Program – http://www.shire.com/shireplc/en/contactus/patientassistance

2 Comments

  1. Ths will be very helpful in my future…thanks, Dan……

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