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Nurtec ODT Patient assistance program

Is your Nurtec ODT 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 Nurtec ODT 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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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 Nurtec ODT cost savings if eligible

With our assistance, you could access the Nurtec ODT 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 Nurtec ODT patient assistance?

We review each Nurtec ODT 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 Nurtec ODT patient assistance program?

Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Nurtec ODT patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Nurtec ODT, your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This information 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 Nurtec ODT coupons provider?

NiceRx is not a Nurtec ODT coupon, Nurtec ODT discount card, or Nurtec ODT copay card provider. We do not offer Nurtec ODT manufacturer coupons, Nurtec ODT discounts, rebates, Nurtec ODT savings cards, trial offers, or free Nurtec ODT samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access their medication directly from the U.S. pharmaceutical company.

Can NiceRx help me if I have insurance?

NiceRx may be able to help you if:

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

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

 

How much does Nurtec ODT cost without insurance?

Without insurance, Nurtec ODT costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Nurtec ODT oral tablets 75 mg will cost around $940 for 8 tablets.

How much does Nurtec ODT cost with insurance?

The copay for Nurtec ODT 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.

What is Nurtec ODT?

Nurtec ODT is a medication manufactured by Biohaven Pharmaceuticals Inc. Nurtec ODT contains the prescription drug rimegepant sulfate. It has FDA approval for the acute treatment of migraine attacks, with or without aura, in adults. It is also used as a preventive treatment of episodic migraine.

What doses of Nurtec ODT are available?

Nurtec ODT is available in the form of orally disintegrating tablets, in the following doses: 75 mg.

This medication comes in a blister pack. Make sure your hands are dry when you are ready to take a dose. Place the tablet either on or under your tongue and allow it to dissolve. You do not need to take this medication with water or other liquid. Do not store this medication outside the blister pack for future use. Store at room temperature away from light and moisture.

Always speak with your healthcare provider about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Nurtec ODT active ingredients

The active ingredient of Nurtec ODT is rimegepant. It is classed as a calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) receptor antagonist. Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) inhibitors block the effect of CGRP. CRGP is a small protein that is widespread in the sensory nerves that supply the head and neck. It is involved in the transmission of pain, and CRGP levels increase during a migraine attack. CRGP may also play a part in the onset of migraine attacks. CGRP inhibitors are used to manage pain relief for migraines.

Nurtec ODT side effects

The most common side effects caused by Nurtec ODT include:

  • Nausea – with continued use of Nurtec ODT this side effect may go away. However, nausea is also a common migraine symptom

In rare instances, Nurtec ODT can cause more serious hypersensitivity reactions (a type of allergic reaction). These can include:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Swelling of the face, mouth, tongue, or throat

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Nurtec ODT against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Nurtec ODT to the FDA (Food and Drug Administration). Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Nurtec ODT drug interactions

Nurtec ODT can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Strong inhibitors of CYP3A4 – clarithromycin, erythromycin, itraconazole, verapamil, grapefruit
  • Strong or moderate inducers of CYP3A – phenobarbital, phenytoin, rifampicin, St. John’s Wort
  • Inhibitors of P-gp or BCRP – amiodarone, ciclosporin, diltiazem, lansoprazole, ritonavir, nelfinavir

This list is not exhaustive and other drugs may interact with Nurtec ODT. Speak to your healthcare provider for medical advice and tell them about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Nurtec ODTcontraindications

You should not use Nurtec ODT if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient rimegepant
  • Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Nurtec ODT

Talk to your doctor before you take Nurtec ODT if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Nurtec ODT
  • Have liver problems
  • Have kidney problems
  • Are pregnant or plan to become pregnant – your doctor will recommend appropriate treatment options for you
  • Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed

Nurtec ODT generic

Nurtec ODT is the trademark brand name for rimegepant manufactured by Biohaven Pharmaceuticals Inc. A generic version of rimegepant is OR is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Nurtec ODT 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.