Your monthly Esperoct cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Esperoct patient assistance program you can receive your medication for free. Our monthly service fee of $49 per medication covers the cost of our services in applying for the program and requesting your ongoing refills on your behalf. If you obtain your Esperoct through NiceRx, you will only pay $49 a month regardless of the retail price of your medication.
Am I eligible for the Esperoct patient assistance program?
You could receive your Esperoct without paying the full retail price if you meet the eligibility criteria for assistance. The eligibility requirements are set by the pharmaceutical companies that are providing assistance programs. At NiceRx, we review each application individually, although the main 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 Esperoct patient assistance?
We do everything that we can to take the hassle and stress out of applying for patient assistance programs. Simply start by filling in our enrollment application. We will ask for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance, and your household income. This information is required by the pharmaceutical companies you are applying to for assistance. We may also be able to help you access patient assistance for other medications that you have been prescribed, so be sure to tell us about any medications you are taking as well as Esperoct.
NiceRx will review the information you have provided, and if we determine that you may be eligible for assistance, we will seek to enroll you in the Esperoct patient assistance program. We will handle the enrollment process for you by working with your healthcare provider and preparing all the required paperwork for your doctor to sign. We will also request your Esperoct medication refills on your behalf for up to 1 year once you are enrolled in the program.
Is NiceRx an Esperoct coupon provider?
At NiceRx, we help eligible individuals access the Esperoct patient assistance program. This means that we are not an Esperoct coupon, an Esperoct discount card, or an Esperoct copay card provider. We do not offer any medication trial offers, or free Esperoct samples.
Can NiceRx help me get Esperoct cheaper if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you if you have insurance, including if your insurance company will not pay for your Esperoct medication, or you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We may even be able to assist if you do not have insurance. Please fill in our enrollment application to find out more.
How much does Esperoct cost without insurance?
Esperoct costs without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy and the retailer you buy it from. As a guide, Esperoct intravenous powder for injection exei recombinant glycopegylated will typically cost around $12 for 1 powder for injection. If you obtain your medication through NiceRx, you will pay a flat monthly rate of $49 per medication regardless of its retail price.
How much does Esperoct cost with insurance?
The copay of Esperoct will vary in line with the specific terms of your healthcare plan. For further details about what you may need to pay, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.
What is Esperoct?
Esperoct is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Novo Nordisk, Inc. Esperoct [antihemophilic factor (recombinant), glycopegylated-exei] is a coagulation Factor VIII (FVIII) concentrate indicated for use in adults and adolescents with severe hemophilia A for:
- On-demand treatment and control of bleeding episodes
- Perioperative management of bleeding disorders
- Routine prophylaxis to reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes
Esperoct is not recommended for the treatment of von Willebrand disease.
What doses of Esperoct are available?
Esperoct is available as a lyophilized powder in single-dose vials, in the following doses: 500, 1000, 1500, 2000, and 3000 IU per vial.
Esperoct requires reconstitution before administration. Please read the full prescribing information and always speak with a healthcare professional about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Esperoct active ingredients
Esperoct contains turoctocog alfa pegol as the active ingredient.
Esperoct side effects
The most common side effects of Esperoct in clinical trials include:
- Injection site reactions
In rare instances, Esperoct can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Hypersensitivity reactions, including anaphylaxis
- The development of neutralizing antibodies – if bleeding is not controlled with the recommended dose, or if the expected plasma Factor VIII activity levels are not attained, then perform an assay that measures Factor VIII inhibitor concentration
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives, itching, numbness, tingling, fever, dizziness, nausea, fast heartbeats, chest tightness, problems breathing, pale skin, feeling faint, swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Esperoct against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Esperoct to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Esperoct drug interactions
Other drugs may interact with Esperoct, 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 Esperoct if you:
- Have a known hypersensitivity to the active ingredient turoctocog alfa pegol
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Esperoct, including hamster proteins
Talk to your doctor before using Esperoct if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Esperoct
- Have heart disease
- Have a latex allergy
- Have ever been told that you have inhibitors to Factor VIII
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Esperoct is the trademark brand name for antihemophilic factor (recombinant), glycopegylated-exei manufactured by Novo Nordisk, Inc. A generic version of antihemophilic factor (recombinant), glycopegylated-exei is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Esperoct savings through NiceRx.
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.