Fuzeon Patient assistance program
Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Fuzeon medication.Get started today
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- Convenient: We manage the whole process and we’re here to assist you
- 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.
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 Fuzeon cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Fuzeon patient assistance program, the cost of your medication will be free. We only charge $49 a month, per medication, to cover our service fees. You could receive your Fuzeon prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
Am I eligible for the Fuzeon patient assistance program?
We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Fuzeon 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 Fuzeon patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Fuzeon patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Fuzeon. 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 Fuzeon 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 Fuzeon patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Fuzeon medication refills for up to 1 year.
Is NiceRx a Fuzeon coupons provider?
We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Fuzeon patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Fuzeon manufacturer coupons, Fuzeon discounts, or free Fuzeon samples. We are not a Fuzeon coupon provider or Fuzeon discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.
Can NiceRx help me get Fuzeon if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you to access Fuzeon patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Fuzeon 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 is Fuzeon with insurance?
The cost of Fuzeon 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.
How much does Fuzeon cost without insurance?
Fuzeon prices without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it and how much you buy. As a guide, Fuzeon powder for injection 90 mg usually costs $3,750 for 60 powders. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
What is Fuzeon?
Fuzeon contains the prescription medicine enfuvirtide, which is classed as an antiviral medicine. Fuzeon is used in combination with other medications to treat human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) when other treatments have not been completely effective in treating the virus. HIV is the virus that can cause acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Fuzeon is not a cure for HIV or AIDS.
Fuzeon active ingredients
Enfuvirtide blocks the entry of the HIV virus into cells by blocking the virus and cell membranes from sticking together. Enfuvirtide does this by binding to specific points in the virus itself preventing it from being able to join with normal healthy cell membranes.
Use Fuzeon as prescribed by your doctor. Fuzeon must be given in combination with other antiviral medications and should not be used alone. Fuzeon is injected under the skin. A healthcare professional may teach you how to use the medication yourself. Fuzeon must be mixed with a liquid before using it. Prepare your injection only when you are ready to use it. Use a different place on your body each time you use an injection. Do not use the same place two times in a row. Make sure you use this medicine for the full prescribed length of time. Missing doses can increase the chance of your virus becoming resistant to this medication.
Fuzeon side effects
The most common side effects caused by Fuzeon include:
- Loss of appetite, weight loss, constipation, diarrhea
- Pain or numb feeling in your legs or feet
- Muscle pain or weakness
- Feeling depressed
- Difficulty sleeping, feeling tired
- A reaction where the medicine was injected
In rare instances, Fuzeon can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Shortness of breath
- Fever, tight chest, cough with yellow or green mucus, chest pain, wheezing, swollen glands
- Pain in your upper stomach spreading to your back
- Blood in your urine
- Swollen feet
- Problems speaking or swallowing, and with your balance
- Feeling weak
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Fuzeon against your risk of side effects.
Fuzeon drug interactions
Fuzeon can interact with other medications. These include:
- Antibiotics for bacterial infections – rifampin
- Other treatments for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) – ritonavir, saquinavir, cobicistat
This list is not exhaustive and other drugs may interact with Fuzeon.
Fuzeon warning and precautions
You should not use Fuzeon if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient enfuvirtide
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Fuzeon
- Are younger than 6 years old
Talk to your doctor before using Fuzeon if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Fuzeon
- Have ever had problems breathing or if you smoke
- Have a bleeding or blood clotting disorder
- 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.