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Bimzelx Patient assistance program

Is your Bimzelx medication too expensive? Start receiving your medication for only $49 per month.*

Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Bimzelx medication with our help.

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    Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
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    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.

An introduction to NiceRx

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  • An introduction to NiceRx
  • Next steps after qualifying
  • Uploading documents and billing
  • SSN & billing information
  • Medication delivery time

How it works

  • Apply Online

    Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible.

  • Qualification

    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.

  • Upload Documents

    You may be required to submit further information and documents required by the pharmaceutical company which can be securely uploaded online.

  • Application Created

    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.

  • Receive Medication

    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.

Medically reviewed by  Jamie Winn, PharmD

Your monthly Bimzelx cost savings if eligible

If you are eligible for the Bimzelx patient assistance program, the cost of your medication will be free. We only charge $49 per month for each medication, to cover our service fees. You could receive your Bimzelx prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.

Am I eligible for the Bimzelx patient assistance program?

We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Bimzelx patient assistance program. Each program has its own eligibility criteria which are set by the pharmaceutical companies, however, 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 Bimzelx patient assistance program?

We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Bimzelx patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Bimzelx. We will also ask for details about your healthcare provider, insurance, and your household income. This information is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers who ship your medication.

If we determine that you may be eligible for Bimzelx assistance, we will handle the application process for you. We will work directly with your healthcare provider to prepare your application documents. Once we have received the signed application and supporting documents, we will submit them to the patient assistance program on your behalf. Our service continues once you are enrolled in the Bimzelx patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Bimzelx medication refills for up to 1 year.

Is NiceRx a coupon provider?

We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Bimzelx patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Bimzelx manufacturer coupons, Bimzelx discounts, or free Bimzelx samples. We are not a Bimzelx coupon provider or a Bimzelx discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.

Can NiceRx help me get Bimzelx cheaper if I have insurance?

We may be able to help you to access Bimzelx patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Bimzelx medication or if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We may also be able to help you if you do not have insurance. Please apply online to find out more.

How much does Bimzelx cost without insurance?

Bimzelx cost without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.

How much does Bimzelx cost with insurance?

The copay for Bimzelx with insurance depends on the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out how much this is, your healthcare provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.

What is Bimzelx?

Bimzelx is being developed in Belgium by the pharmaceutical company UCB Pharma Ltd, where Phase III trials show that Bimzelx improves skin clearance compared with treatment with placebo or other biologics such as adalimumab, ustekinumab, and secukinumab.

The European Commission (EC) has approved UCB’s Bimzelx (bimekizumab) in the European Union for the treatment of adult patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis (PSO) who are candidates for systemic therapy or phototherapy. Bimzelx also shows improvement in psoriatic arthritis.

What doses of Bimzelx are available?

Bimzelx is available as a solution for injection in a pre-filled syringe or pre-filled pen containing 160 mg of bimekizumab in 1 mL

Please read the prescribing information and always speak with a healthcare professional about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Bimzelx active ingredients

Bimzelx contains bimekizumab, a humanized interleukin IL17A, IL-17F, and IL17AF monoclonal antibody inhibitor.

Bimzelx side effects

The most common side effects of Bimzelx in clinical trials compared to placebo include:

  • Upper respiratory tract infections
  • Oral candidiasis

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Bimzelx against your risk of adverse events. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Bimzelx to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Bimzelx drug interactions

Other drugs may interact with Bimzelx, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medications including any supplements you are taking.

Bimzelx contraindications

You should not use Bimzelx if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient bimekizumab
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Bimzelx

Talk to your doctor before using Bimzelx if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Bimzelx
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Bimzelx generic

Bimzelx is the trademark brand name for bimekizumab manufactured by UCB Pharma Ltd. A generic version of bimekizumab is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Bimzelx 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 the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program. Subject to medication availability.

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.