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Cinvanti Patient assistance program

Is your Cinvanti 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 Cinvanti medication with our help.

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NiceRx works with your healthcare provider to help you access affordable medications directly from U.S. pharmaceutical companies.

How it works

  • Enroll online

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

  • Pre-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.

  • Submit documents

    We will request documents to be submitted by you and your healthcare provider that are required by the pharmaceutical company to complete your enrollment.

  • Receive medication

    Once approved, the pharmaceutical company typically ships a 90-day supply of medication to your home or healthcare provider’s address.

Medically reviewed by  Jamie Winn, PharmD

Your monthly Cinvanti cost savings if eligible

If you are eligible for the Cinvanti 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 Cinvanti prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.

Am I eligible for the Cinvanti patient assistance program?

We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Cinvanti patient assistance program. Each program has its own eligibility criteria which is 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 Cinvanti patient assistance program?

We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Cinvanti patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Cinvanti. 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 Cinvanti 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 Cinvanti patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Cinvanti medication refills for up to 1 year.

Is NiceRx a Cinvanti coupons provider?

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

Can NiceRx help me get Cinvanti if I have insurance?

We may be able to help you to access Cinvanti patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Cinvanti 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 Cinvanti cost without insurance?

Cinvanti cost without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. As a guide, Cinvanti intravenous emulsion (130 mg/18 mL) usually costs $450 for 18 milliliters. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.

How much does Cinvanti cost with insurance?

The copay for Cinvanti 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 Cinvanti?

Cinvanti is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Heron Therapeutics, Inc. It was initially approved based on data demonstrating its bioequivalence of to Emend IV.

Cinvanti is a substance P/neurokinin-1 receptor antagonist, indicated in adults, in combination with other antiemetic agents (ondansetron, granisetron), for the prevention of:

  • Acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy (HEC) including high dose cisplatin
  • Nausea and vomiting associated with initial and repeat courses of moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy (MEC)

Cinvanti has not been studied for the treatment of established nausea and vomiting.

What doses of Cinvanti are available?

Cinvanti is available as an Injectable emulsion, in the following doses: 130 mg aprepitant in a single-dose vial.

HEC (single-dose regimen) – The recommended dosage in adults is 130 mg on Day 1 as an intravenous infusion over 30 minutes, approximately 30 minutes prior to chemotherapy.

MEC (3-day regimen) – The recommended dosage in adults is 100 mg administered on Day 1 as an intravenous infusion over 30 minutes, approximately 30 minutes prior to chemotherapy. Oral aprepitant capsules (80 mg) are given on Days 2 and 3. Cinvanti is part of a regimen that includes a corticosteroid (dexamethasone) and a 5-HT3 antagonist.

Please see the full prescribing information and patient information for instructions, and always speak with your healthcare provider about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Cinvanti active ingredients

Cinvanti contains aprepitant as the active ingredient.

Cinvanti side effects

The most common adverse reactions of Cinvanti in clinical trials include:

  • Tiredness and eructation
  • Infusion site reactions
  • Headache and fatigue

In rare instances, Cinvanti can cause more serious side effects. These can include:

  • Hypersensitivity reactions including anaphylaxis and anaphylactic shock – reported during or soon after infusion with fosaprepitant, a prodrug of aprepitant

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

Cinvanti drug interactions

Cinvanti can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Strong or moderate CYP3A4 inhibitors (ketoconazole, diltiazem)
  • Strong CYP3A4 inducers (rifampin, carbamazepine, phenytoin)
  • Increased exposure to midazolam or other benzodiazepines metabolized via CYP3A4
  • This medication may decrease the effectiveness of hormonal birth control such as pills, patches, or rings. Use an effective alternative or backup method of non-hormonal contraception
  • Warfarin (CYP2C9 substrate) – risk of decreased INR of prothrombin time

This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Cinvanti. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Cinvanti contraindications

You should not use Cinvanti if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient aprepitant
  • Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Cinvanti
  • Are taking pimozide an antipsychotic
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – may cause fetal harm

Talk to your doctor before using Cinvanti if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Cinvanti
  • Have hepatic impairment
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Cinvanti generic

Cinvanti is the trademark brand name for aprepitant manufactured by Heron Therapeutics, Inc. A generic version of aprepitant is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Cinvanti 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.