Onpattro Patient assistance program
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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. 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 Onpattro cost savings if eligible
With our assistance, you could access the Onpattro 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 Onpattro patient assistance?
We review each Onpattro 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 Onpattro patient assistance program?
Our process makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Onpattro patient assistance program. Begin by completing the enrollment application form on our website. Tell us about any medications that you are taking, including Onpattro, 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 an Onpattro coupons provider?
NiceRx is not an Onpattro coupon, Onpattro discount card, or Onpattro copay card provider. We do not offer Onpattro manufacturer coupons, Onpattro discounts, rebates, Onpattro savings cards, trial
offers, or free Onpattro 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 Onpattro
- Your insurance company will not pay for your Onpattro 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 Onpattro cost without insurance?
Without insurance, Onpattro costs will vary depending on where you buy the medication as prices will vary by retailer. As a guide, Onpattro intravenous solution (2 mg/mL) will cost around $9,930 for a supply of 5 milliliters.
How much does Onpattro cost with insurance?
The copay for Onpattro 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 Onpattro?
Onpattro has FDA approval (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) for the treatment of the polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis (hATTR amyloidosis) in adults. It is manufactured by Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Onpattro contains a transthyretin-directed small interfering RNA that works by encasing siRNA in lipids and stops the production of disease-causing amyloid proteins.
What doses of Onpattro are available?
Onpattro is available as a Lipid Complex Injection in the following doses: 10 mg/5 mL (2 mg/mL) in a single-dose vial.
Onpattro doses are based on actual body weight. Your dose may need to change if you gain or lose weight. Onpattro treatment is given as an intravenous infusion into a vein. A healthcare provider will give you this injection once every 3 weeks. The infusion must be given slowly, it can take up to 80 minutes to complete.
You may need regular medical tests, even if you have no symptoms. Tests can help your doctor decide if this medicine is working. You may also need regular eye tests.
Always speak with a healthcare professional about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Onpattro active ingredients
Patisiran is a double-stranded siRNA that causes degradation of mutant and wild-type TTR mRNA through RNA interference (RNAi). This results in a reduction of serum TTR protein and TTR protein deposits in tissues.
Onpattro side effects
The most common side effects of Onpattro in clinical trials include:
- Upper respiratory tract infections
In rare instances, Onpattro can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Infusion-related reactions – discontinue the infusion if a serious or life-threatening infusion-related reaction occurs. To reduce the risk of IRRs, patients should receive premedication with a corticosteroid (acetaminophen, dexamethasone) and antihistamines (H1 and H2 blockers such as diphenhydramine) at least 60 minutes before treatment begins
- Reduced serum vitamin A levels – refer to an ophthalmologist if ocular symptoms suggestive of vitamin A deficiency occurs. If you have problems with your vision, such as night blindness, talk to your doctor. Your doctor will tell you to take a vitamin A supplement every day
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Onpattro against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Onpattro to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Onpattro drug interactions
Currently, there is no data regarding drug interactions with Onpattro however, tell your doctor about all your current medicines including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products you start or stop using.
You should not use Onpattro if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient patisiran
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Onpattro
Talk to your doctor before using Onpattro if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Onpattro
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Onpattro is the trademark brand name for patisiran manufactured by Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. A generic version of patisiran is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Onpattro 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.