ilumya Patient assistance program
Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your ilumya medication with our help.Get started today
- Secure: Your personal and medical information is safe with us
- 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.
An introduction to NiceRx(01:52)
Next steps after qualifying(00:38)
Uploading documents and billing(00:50)
SSN & billing information(00:33)
Medication delivery time(00:41)
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 Ilumya cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Ilumya 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 Ilumya prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
Am I eligible for the Ilumya patient assistance program?
We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Ilumya patient assistance program. Each program has its own eligibility criteria which are 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 Ilumya patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Ilumya patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Ilumya. 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 Ilumya 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 Ilumya patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Ilumya medication refills for up to 1 year.
Is NiceRx an Ilumya coupons provider?
We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Ilumya patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Ilumya manufacturer coupons, Ilumya discounts, or free Ilumya samples. We are not an Ilumya coupon provider or an Ilumya discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.
Can NiceRx help me get Ilumya if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you to access Ilumya patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Ilumya 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 Ilumya cost without insurance?
Ilumya’s cost without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. As a guide, Ilumya subcutaneous solution (100 mg/mL) usually costs $16,200 for 1 milliliter. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
How much does Ilumya cost with insurance?
The copay for Ilumya 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 Ilumya?
Ilumya is an FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Sun Pharma Global FZE.
Lumiya is a biologic interleukin-23 antagonist for the treatment of adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis who have tried topical treatments for systemic therapy or phototherapy but found that these therapies didn’t control their psoriasis symptoms.
Ilumya is also being tested as a treatment for psoriatic arthritis.
What doses of Ilumya are available?
Ilumya is available in injection form: 100 mg/mL solution in a single-dose prefilled syringe.
The injection is given as a subcutaneous injection under the skin. The recommended dose is 100 mg at Weeks 0, 4, and every twelve weeks thereafter. The injection is given into the thighs, stomach area, or upper arm.
Before treatment is started with Ilumya, you may be tested to make sure you do not have tuberculosis or any other infections.
Read the full Prescribing Information and Medication Guide for Ilumya. Always speak with your healthcare professional if you need medical help or about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Ilumya active ingredients
Tildrakizumab is a humanized IgG1/k monoclonal antibody that binds to the p19 subunit of IL-23, blocking its interaction with the IL-23 receptor. IL-23 is a cytokine that is involved in inflammatory and immune responses in the body. Tildrakizumab prevents the release of proinflammatory cytokines and chemokines.
Ilumya side effects
The most common side effects of Ilumya in clinical trials include:
- Upper respiratory infections
- Injection site reactions
- Tuberculosis – diarrhea, stomach pain, weight loss, muscle aches, cough, shortness of breath, coughing up pink or red mucus
- Increased urination, pain, or burning when you urinate
In rare instances, Ilumya can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Serious Hypersensitivity reactions – if a serious allergic reaction occurs, discontinue immediately
- Increased risk of infection – seek medical advice if signs or symptoms of infection occur
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Ilumya against your risk of adverse effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Ilumya to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Ilumya drug interactions
Ilumya can interact with other medications. These include:
- Live Vaccines – avoid using live vaccines
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
You should not use Ilumya if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient tildrakizumab-asmn
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Ilumya
- Are younger than 18 years old
Talk to your doctor before using Ilumya if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Ilumya
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed – it is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk
- Have a chronic infection, or if you are due to have any vaccine
- Have ever had tuberculosis, or if anyone in your household has tuberculosis
Ilumya is the trademark brand name for tildrakizumab-asmn manufactured by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries. A generic version of tildrakizumab-asmn is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Ilumya 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.