Your monthly Naglazyme cost savings if eligible
With our assistance, you could access the Naglazyme 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 Naglazyme patient assistance?
We review each Naglazyme 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 Naglazyme patient assistance program?
Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Naglazyme patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Naglazyme. 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 a Naglazyme coupons provider?
NiceRx is not a Naglazyme coupon, Naglazyme discount card, or Naglazyme copay card provider. We do not offer Naglazyme manufacturer coupons, Naglazyme discounts, rebates, Naglazyme savings cards, trial offers, or free Naglazyme samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Naglazyme patient assistance program.
Can NiceRx help me get Naglazyme if I have insurance?
NiceRx may be able to help you get Naglazyme if:
- You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Naglazyme
- Your insurance company will not pay for your Naglazyme prescription
- Your healthcare plan does not cover Naglazyme medication
- You do not have insurance
Please apply online to find out if we can help you.
How much is Naglazyme with insurance?
The cost of Naglazyme 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 Naglazyme cost without insurance?
Naglazyme prices without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Naglazyme intravenous solution (1 mg/mL) will cost around $2,100 for 5 milliliters.
What is Naglazyme?
Naglazyme contains the prescription medicine galsulfase, which is a recombinant purified human enzyme. Galsulfase is normally found in the body, but some people can lack this enzyme because of a genetic disorder. Galsulfase is used in these people to help replace this missing enzyme.
Naglazyme is used for the treatment of the genetic condition known as mucopolysaccharidosis VI (MPS VI), also called Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome. MPS VI is a metabolic disorder in the body, where the body lacks the enzyme needed to break down certain natural substances. These substances can build up in your body, causing problems, such as enlarged organs, abnormal bone structure, changes in your facial features, breathing and heart problems, vision or hearing impairment, and changes in your mental or physical abilities. Naglazyme has been shown to improve walking and stair-climbing ability but is not however a cure for MPS VI.
Naglazyme active ingredients
MPS VI occurs when a specific enzyme is missing in your body. A lack of this enzyme causes levels of dermatan sulfate to build up in your body. This build-up leads to widespread dysfunction of cells, tissue, and organs in your body. Naglazyme increases the breakdown of dermatan sulfate by binding to specific mannose-6-phosphate receptors.
Naglazyme is given as an infusion directly into a vein, normally once per week. The injection will be given to you by a healthcare professional. Naglazyme must be given slowly. The infusion can take up to 4 hours to complete. You may be given other medications to help prevent a serious allergic reaction, 30 to 60 minutes before each injection. Tell your doctor if you have been unwell with a fever or cold. If you have, you may need to wait until you get better before having your dose of Naglazyme. Your progress will be checked on a regular basis by your doctor while you are using this medication.
Naglazyme side effects
The most common side effects caused by Naglazyme include:
- Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
- Difficulty breathing
- Rash or itching
In rare instances, Naglazyme can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Snoring or sleep apnea
- Problems breathing, shortness of breath even with mild exertion
- Rapid weight gain, swelling
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Naglazyme against your risk of side effects.
Naglazyme drug interactions
There is currently no information regarding interactions listed for Naglazyme with other medications. You are advised however to discuss your current treatments with your doctor before starting treatment with Naglazyme.
Naglazyme warning and precautions
You should not use Naglazyme if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient galsulfase
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Naglazyme
Talk to your doctor before using Naglazyme if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Naglazyme
- Have breathing problems
- Have sleep apnea, and you use a continuous positive airway pressure machine
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
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.