Crysvita Patient assistance program
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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.
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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 Crysvita cost savings if eligible
The Crysvita patient assistance program can provide your medication for free. We simply charge $49 per month for each medication to cover the cost of our services. With NiceRx, you will only pay $49 to obtain your Crysvita, regardless of the retail price.
Am I eligible for the Crysvita patient assistance program?
To find out if you are eligible for Crysvita assistance you can apply online using our enrollment application. Each pharmaceutical company sets its eligibility criteria, and we will review your application individually to determine if you may be eligible. The three main factors to consider 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 Crysvita patient assistance program?
Our application process aims to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Crysvita patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our online enrollment application. We will ask you for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income as this information is required by the pharmaceutical companies. We may be able to help you apply for other patient assistance programs too, so be sure to tell us about any medications you are taking as well as Crysvita.
NiceRx will review your application and determine whether you may be eligible for Crysvita assistance. If so, we will handle the full enrollment process for you and prepare all required documents for your healthcare provider to sign. Once you are successfully enrolled in the Crysvita patient assistance program, we will help you manage your prescription refills by requesting refills on your behalf throughout your enrollment period. At the end of your enrollment period, we will contact you for updated information and seek to re-enroll you so you can continue to access affordable Crysvita.
Is NiceRx a Crysvita coupons provider?
NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Crysvita patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Crysvita samples. When obtaining your medication through NiceRx, you will only pay $49 a month per medication. This will likely save you more money than if you were to use Crysvita coupons, discount cards, or Crysvita copay cards.
Can NiceRx help me get Crysvita if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you if your insurance company will not pay for your Crysvita medication. We may also be able to help if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. Whether you have insurance or not, apply online using our enrollment application to find out more.
How much does Crysvita cost without insurance?
Crysvita prices without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Crysvita subcutaneous solution (10 mg/mL) typically costs $3,800 for a supply of 1 milliliter.
How much does Crysvita cost with insurance?
The copay for Crysvita will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Crysvita with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.
What is Crysvita?
Crysvita (burosumab-twza), manufactured by Kyowa Kirin, Inc., is a fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF23) blocking antibody with FDA approval (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) indicated for:
- The treatment of X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) in adult and pediatric patients 6 months of age and older
- The treatment of FGF23-related hypophosphatemia in tumor-induced osteomalacia (TIO) associated with phosphaturic mesenchymal tumors that cannot be curatively resected or localized in adult and pediatric patients 2 years of age and older
X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH) is an inherited disorder with low levels of phosphate in the blood. Phosphate levels are low because phosphate is abnormally processed in the kidneys, causing a loss of phosphate in the urine, leading to soft, weak bones (rickets).
Tumor-induced osteomalacia (TIO) is a rare disease where we see the development of tumors that cause weakened and softened bones. The tumors release a peptide hormone-like substance known as fibroblast growth factor 23 (FGF23) that lowers phosphate levels.
What doses of Crysvita are available?
Crysvita is available in injection form, in the following doses: 10 mg/mL, 20 mg/mL, or 30 mg/mL in a single-dose vial.
For subcutaneous use only. The starting dose and ongoing treatment are based on the age and weight of the recipient.
Please see the full prescribing information and medication guide for additional Important Safety Information. Always speak with your healthcare provider about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Crysvita active ingredients
Crysvita contains the active ingredient burosumab-twza.
Crysvita side effects
The most common side effects of Crysvita in clinical trials include:
- Pediatric XLH patients – pyrexia, injection site reaction, cough, vomiting, pain in extremities, headache, tooth abscess, dental caries
- Adult XLH patients – back pain, headache, tooth infection, restless legs syndrome, vitamin D decreased, dizziness, constipation, muscle spasms, increased blood phosphorus
- TIO patients – tooth abscess, muscle spasms, dizziness, constipation, injection site reaction, rash, and headache
In rare instances, Crysvita can cause more serious adverse reactions. These can include:
- Hypersensitivity – discontinue if serious hypersensitivity reactions occur and initiate appropriate medical treatment
- Nephrocalcinosis – dose interruption and/or reduction may be required based on a patient’s serum phosphorus levels
- Injection site reactions – discontinue if severe injection site reactions occur and administer appropriate medical treatment
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Crysvita against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Crysvita to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Crysvita drug interactions
No drug interaction studies have been conducted with Crysvita. Talk to your caregivers about all the medicines you take, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
You should not use Crysvita if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient burosumab-twza
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Crysvita
- Have serum phosphorus levels within or above the normal range
- Have severe renal impairment or end-stage renal disease
Talk to your doctor before using Crysvita if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Crysvita
- Are taking oral phosphate and/or active vitamin D analogs (e.g. calcitriol, paricalcitol, doxercalciferol, calcifediol). Discontinue 1 week before treatment commences
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Crysvita is the trademark brand name for burosumab-twza manufactured by Kyowa Kirin, Inc. A generic version of burosumab-twza is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Crysvita 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.