The Fiasp patient assistance program is available to eligible individuals who are unable to afford their Fiasp medication. At NiceRx, we can help you to enroll in the program for $49 per month.* We work directly with your healthcare provider to submit your enrollment application on your behalf. By handling the full enrollment process for you, we can help you get easy and affordable access to the medications you need. If you’re successfully enrolled in the program, we’ll also request prescription refills on your behalf for up to 1 year.
Your monthly Fiasp cost savings if eligible
The Fiasp patient assistance program can provide your medication for free. We simply charge $49 a month per medication to cover the cost of our services. With NiceRx, you’ll only pay $49 to obtain your Fiasp, regardless of the retail price.
Am I eligible for the Fiasp patient assistance program?
To find out if you are eligible for Fiasp 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 Fiasp patient assistance program?
Our application process aims to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Fiasp patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our online enrollment application. We’ll 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 Fiasp.
NiceRx will review your application and determine whether you may be eligible for Fiasp assistance. If so, we’ll 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 Fiasp patient assistance program, we’ll help you manage your prescription refills by requesting refills on your behalf throughout your enrollment period. At the end of your enrollment period, we’ll contact you for updated information and seek to re-enroll you so you can continue to access affordable Fiasp.
Is NiceRx a Fiasp coupons provider?
NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Fiasp patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Fiasp samples. When obtaining your medication through NiceRx, you’ll only pay $49 a month per medication. This will likely save you more money than if you were to use Fiasp coupons, discount cards, or Fiasp copay cards.
Can NiceRx help me get Fiasp if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you if your insurance company won’t pay for your Fiasp 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 is Fiasp with insurance?
The cost of Fiasp will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Fiasp with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.
How much does Fiasp cost without insurance?
Fiasp prices without insurance will vary depending on if you buy a Fiasp solution for use in a syringe, a pre-filled FlexTouch self-injecting pen, or a PenFill cartridge self-injecting pen. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, the estimated retail price for a month’s supply of Fiasp is around $300.
What is Fiasp?
Fiasp is a form of rapid-acting insulin. It’s prescribed to adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and to children aged two to 17 with type 1 diabetes, to help lower blood sugar after eating.
If you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, your doctor may have prescribed Fiasp to you. It’s a type of insulin you inject into your body at mealtimes to increase how much insulin you have in your blood, so your cells can absorb more glucose, which helps to lower your blood glucose to a safe level. Fiasp can be used alone, or can be used with other diabetes medications, such as longer-acting forms of insulin.
You inject Fiasp under your skin (subcutaneous injection) using either a syringe, or a self-injecting pre-filled FlexTouch pen or self-injecting PenFill cartridge pen.
Fiasp active ingredients
The active ingredient in Fiasp is called insulin aspart. It’s a synthetic (man-made) version of the insulin your body naturally produces.
Insulin aspart works in the same way as the insulin your pancreas makes, except it’s been designed to be faster acting. When you inject Fiasp, insulin aspart can begin to lower your blood glucose level within 10 to 20 minutes. This can help to lower your blood glucose after you’ve eaten and allow you to maintain a healthy blood glucose level.
Fiasp side effects & Fiasp drug interactions
The most common side effects caused by Fiasp include:
- Reactions at the site of injection, like itching, rashes, skin thickening, or pits forming in your skin (lipodystrophy)
- Other skin reactions, like rashes, swelling, itching, or eczema
- Weight gain
In rare instances, Fiasp can cause more serious side effects, including:
- Severe allergic reactions to the medication that can cause anaphylaxis
- Your blood sugar falling too low to dangerous levels (hypoglycemia)
- Low potassium levels in your blood (hypokalemia)
- Heart failure – this is more likely if you take Fiasp alongside another type of diabetes medication called TZDs (thiazolidinediones)
Fiasp can interact with other medications, particularly:
- Thiazolidinedione medications (TZDs), taken to treat diabetes
- Any other diabetes medications
- Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI), taken to treat depression
- Beta-blockers, taken to treat high blood pressure
- Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, taken to treat high blood pressure and certain heart conditions
- Salicylates, like aspirin, taken to relieve pain and lower fever
- Sulphonamides, taken to treat infections
- Contraceptive/birth control pills
- Danazol, a medicine that acts on ovulation
- Sympathomimetics, such as epinephrine or salbutamol, taken to treat asthma
- Thiazides, taken to treat high blood pressure or excessive fluid retention
- Glucocorticoids, such as cortisone, taken to treat inflammation
- Growth hormones, taken to stimulate growth
- Thyroid hormones, taken to treat thyroid gland disorders
- Alcohol, or any medications that contain alcohol
If you’re unsure if you’re taking any of these, take the packaging of all your medications and supplements to your doctor or pharmacist.
Fiasp warnings & precautions
Fiasp should not be given to children under two years old. Don’t take Fiasp if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient insulin aspart, or to any other forms of insulin
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Fiasp
- Have diabetic ketoacidosis – a condition where high blood sugar causes high levels of ketones to build up in your body
- Are under 18 years of age for type 2 diabetes
Talk to your doctor before taking Fiasp if you:
- Have any problems with your liver
- Have any problems with your kidneys
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
*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.