Asparlas Patient assistance program
Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Asparlas medication with our help.Get started today
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- Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
- Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf
NiceRx works with your healthcare provider to help you access affordable medications directly from U.S. pharmaceutical companies.
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How it works
Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible.
NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free and you only pay our service fee.
You may be required to submit further information and documents required by the pharmaceutical company which can be securely uploaded online.
Your application is created and sent to your doctor for signature. At this stage, you will be billed $49 and will not be billed again until you receive your first medication delivery.
Your application is sent to the pharmaceutical company. You will be billed again once you receive your medication. We handle the entire ordering process including requesting ongoing refills.
Your monthly Asparlas cost savings if eligible
With our assistance, you could access the Asparlas patient assistance program and obtain your medication for free. We only charge a flat monthly fee of $49 per medication for our services.
Am I eligible for Asparlas patient assistance?
We review each Asparlas enrollment application individually to determine if you are eligible. Each assistance program has its own eligibility criteria and the factors considered by most programs are:
- I am a permanent, legal resident of the United States or Puerto Rico
- I am uninsured or my insurance doesn’t cover my medication
- I meet certain income eligibility requirements
How do I apply for the Asparlas patient assistance program?
Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Asparlas patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Asparlas, your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This information is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers who will supply the medication, so it is important to make sure this information is accurate and up to date.
We will review the information that you have provided to determine whether you are eligible for patient assistance. If we can pre-qualify you for assistance, NiceRx will handle the full enrollment process on your behalf. If you are approved by the pharmaceutical company, you will typically start receiving your medication in 6 – 8 weeks.
Is NiceRx an Asparlas coupon provider?
NiceRx is not an Asparlas coupon, Asparlas discount card, or Asparlas copay card provider. We do not offer Asparlas manufacturer coupons, Asparlas discounts, rebates, Asparlas savings cards, trial offers, or free Asparlas samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.
Can NiceRx help me get Asparlas cheaper if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you if:
- You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Asparlas
- Your insurance company will not pay for your Asparlas prescription
- Your healthcare plan does not cover your medication
- You do not have insurance
Please apply online to find out if we can help you.
How much does Asparlas cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Asparlas costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Asparlas intravenous solution (mknl 750 units/mL) will cost around $26,370 for 5 milliliters.
How much does Asparlas cost with insurance?
The copay for Asparlas will depend on the terms of your healthcare plan. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance. Contact them to find out more.
What is Asparlas?
Asparlas is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Servier Pharmaceuticals LLC Boston. Asparlas is an asparagine-specific enzyme indicated as a component of a multi-agent chemotherapeutic regimen for the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia in pediatric and young adult patients aged 1 month to 21 years.
What doses of Asparlas are available?
Asparlas is available in injection form, in the following doses: 3,750 units/5 mL (750 units/mL) in a single-dose vial.
The recommended dosage is 2,500 units/m2 intravenously no more frequently than every 21 days. See the full prescribing information for details regarding dosing, preparation, and administration, and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Asparlas active ingredients
The active ingredient of Asparlas is calaspargase pegol-mknl.
Asparlas side effects
The most common side effects of Asparlas in clinical trials include:
- Elevated transaminase
- Bilirubin increased
- Abnormal clotting studies
In rare instances, Asparlas can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Serious hypersensitivity reactions
- Thrombotic events
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Asparlas against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Asparlas to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Asparlas drug interactions
Other drugs may interact with Asparlas, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medicines including any supplements you are taking.
You should not use Asparlas if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient calaspargase pegol-mknl
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Asparlas
- Have a history of serious hypersensitivity reactions to pegylated L-asparaginase or pegaspargase
- Have a history of serious thrombosis during L-asparaginase therapy
- Have a history of blood clots or pancreatitis related to previous L-asparaginase treatment
- Have a history of serious hemorrhagic events during previous L-asparaginase therapy
- Have a severe hepatic impairment
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – Females who are able to become pregnant should use effective non-hormonal contraception during treatment and for at least 3 months after the last dose
Talk to your doctor before using Asparlas if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Asparlas
- Have pancreatitis
- Have heart problems
- Have a blood clot
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Asparlas is the trademark brand name for calaspargase pegol-mknl manufactured by Servier Pharmaceuticals LLC Boston. A generic version of calaspargase pegol-mknl is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Asparlas savings through NiceRx.
*Qualifying persons may obtain medications directly from patient assistance programs without any out-of-pocket cost (or for less than $49 per medication). However, our monthly flat rate of just $49 per medication spares you the hassle of tracking down the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program.
Enrollees enjoy a full-service solution, as NiceRx assists them and their physicians with the entire process. We prepare all required documents for the physician to sign, help enrollees manage all prescription refills, monitor eligibility criteria, and maintain enrollment.
**If you do not receive medications because you were determined to be ineligible for the prescription assistance by the applicable pharmaceutical companies and you have a letter of denial, we will refund any fees you paid toward medications for which you did not qualify to receive prescription assistance (“Refund”).
To receive a refund, you must send the letter of denial to us by fax to 888-517-7444, or by e-mail to [email protected] within 30 days of your receipt of such letter. The Refund is your sole and exclusive remedy for any fees you may wish to dispute.
The content on this website is intended for information purposes only. It does not constitute medical advice. The information on this website should not be relied upon and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always speak to your doctor regarding the risks and benefits of any treatment.