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Ingrezza Patient assistance program

Is your Ingrezza medication too expensive? Start receiving your medication for only $49 per month.*

Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Ingrezza medication.

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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
  • 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

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  • An introduction to NiceRx
  • Next steps after qualifying
  • Uploading documents and billing
  • SSN & billing information
  • Medication delivery time

How it works

  • Apply Online

    Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible.

  • Qualification

    NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are qualified.

  • Upload Documents

    You may be required to submit further information and documents required by the pharmaceutical company which can be securely uploaded online.

  • Application Created

    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.

  • Receive Medication

    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 Ingrezza cost savings if eligible

With our assistance, you could access the Ingrezza patient assistance program and obtain your medication for free. We only charge a flat monthly fee of $49 per medication for our services.

Am I eligible for Ingrezza patient assistance?

We review each Ingrezza enrollment application individually to determine if you are eligible. Each assistance program has its own eligibility criteria and 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 Ingrezza patient assistance program?

Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Ingrezza patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Ingrezza. You must also provide details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers who will supply the medication, so it is important to make sure this information is accurate and up to date.

We will review the information that you have provided to determine whether you are eligible for patient assistance. If we can pre-qualify you for assistance, NiceRx will handle the full enrollment process on your behalf. If you are approved by the pharmaceutical company, you will typically start receiving your medication in 6 – 8 weeks.

Is NiceRx an Ingrezza coupons provider?

NiceRx is not an Ingrezza coupon, Ingrezza discount card, or Ingrezza copay card provider. We do not offer Ingrezza manufacturer coupons, Ingrezza discounts, rebates, Ingrezza savings cards, trial offers, or free Ingrezza samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Ingrezza patient assistance program.

Can NiceRx help me get Ingrezza if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you get Ingrezza if:

  • You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Ingrezza
  • Your insurance company will not pay for your Ingrezza prescription
  • Your healthcare plan does not cover Ingrezza medication
  • You do not have insurance

Please apply online to find out if we can help you.

How much is Ingrezza with insurance?

The cost of Ingrezza with insurance will depend on the terms of your healthcare plan. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance. Contact them to find out more.

How much does Ingrezza cost without insurance?

Ingrezza prices without insurance will vary depending on the strength and quantity you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, 28 Ingrezza capsules 40 mg – 80 mg will cost around $7,400.

What is Ingrezza?

Ingrezza contains the prescription medicine valbenazine. Ingrezza is used for the treatment of a condition known as tardive dyskinesia in adults. Tardive dyskinesia is a nervous disorder that causes uncontrolled repetitive movement of muscles in the face, tongue, or other parts of the body.

Ingrezza is not a cure for tardive dyskinesia and it has not been established if it is safe for use or effective in children.

Ingrezza should be taken as prescribed by your doctor, with or without food. You may need to have an ECG (electrocardiograph) to check your heart function while taking this medicine. You are advised not to breast-feed while taking Ingrezza or for at least 5 days after you have stopped. You should not stop taking this medication unless your doctor advises you to do so.

Ingrezza active ingredients

Valbenazine is thought to work by blocking the action of what is known as vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (VMAT2). This transporter normally controls the movement of a chemical called monoamine from cytoplasm in cells to synaptic vesicles for storage and release. Synaptic vesicles are involved in how electrical signals (nerve impulses) are sent through your body.

How exactly valbenazine works for the treatment of tardive dyskinesia is however, not fully understood.

Ingrezza side effects

The most common side effects caused by Ingrezza include:

  • Headache
  • Blurred vision, dizziness, feeling unsteady
  • Dry mouth
  • Constipation

In rare instances, Ingrezza can cause more serious side effects. These can include:

  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Drowsiness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Feeling light-headed or faint

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Ingrezza against your risk of side effects.

Ingrezza drug interactions

Ingrezza can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Antidepressants such as monoamine oxidase inhibitors – isocarboxazid, phenelzine, or selegiline
  • Antidepressants known as SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) – paroxetine and fluoxetine
  • Medication used to treat irregular heartbeats – quinidine and digoxin
  • Antifungal medication – itraconazole and ketoconazole
  • Antibiotics used for the treatment of bacterial infections – clarithromycin and rifampin
  • Medication taken to prevent seizures – carbamazepine and phenytoin
  • St. John’s wort, a herbal medication used for depression and mood disorders

This list is not exhaustive and other drugs may interact with Ingrezza.

Ingrezza warning and precautions

You should not use Ingrezza if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient valbenazine
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Ingrezza
  • Are younger than 18 years old

Talk to your doctor before using Ingrezza if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Ingrezza
  • Have or suffer from any form of heart disease
  • Have a condition known as long QT syndrome or any other heart rhythm disorder
  • Have congestive heart failure
  • Have previously had a heart attack
  • Have liver disease
  • Have kidney disease
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
  • Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant

You should not breast-feed while using this medicine and for at least 5 days after you stop.

*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.