Your monthly Radicava ORS cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Radicava ORS 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 Radicava ORS prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
Am I eligible for the Radicava ORS patient assistance program?
We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Radicava ORS 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 Radicava ORS patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Radicava ORS patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Radicava ORS. 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 Radicava ORS 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 Radicava ORS patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Radicava ORS medication refills for up to 1 year.
Is NiceRx a Radicava ORS coupon provider?
We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Radicava ORS patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Radicava ORS manufacturer coupons, Radicava ORS discounts, or free Radicava ORS samples. We are not an Radicava ORS coupon provider or Radicava ORS discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.
Can NiceRx help me get Radicava ORS cheaper if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you to access Radicava ORS patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Radicava ORS 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 Radicava ORS cost without insurance?
Radicava ORS cost without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
How much does Radicava ORS cost with insurance?
The copay for Radicava ORS 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 Radicava ORS?
Radicava ORS (edaravone oral suspension) is marketed and distributed by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. (MTPA), a US subsidiary of Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation. It is an oral treatment option with FDA approval (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) for the treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease). It has the same efficacy as the IV formulation in slowing the loss of physical function.
What doses of Radicava ORS are available?
Radicava ORS is available as an injection formulation, in the following doses: 30 mg/100 mL in a single dose, or as an oral suspension in the following doses: 105 mg/5 mL.
The recommended dose for the treatment of ALS patients is 60 mg as an IV infusion of the IV formulation over 60 minutes. The recommended dose of Radicava ORS is 105 mg orally or through a feeding tube in the morning after overnight fasting.
For Radicava ORS the initial treatment cycle is daily dosing for 14 days followed by a 14- day drug-free period. Subsequent treatment cycles are for 10 days out of 14-day periods, followed by 14-day drug-free periods.
MTPA has created the JourneyMate Support Program, which provides support to help patients and caregivers with their ALS treatment. Please also read the prescribing information and patient information and always speak with your healthcare provider about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Radicava ORS active ingredients
Radicava ORS contains edaravone as the active ingredient.
Radicava ORS side effects
The most common side effects of Radicava ORS in clinical trials compared to placebo include:
- Gait disturbance (problems walking)
In rare instances, Radicava ORS can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Hypersensitivity reactions
- Sulfite allergic reactions – Radicava and Radicava ORS contain sodium bisulfite, which may cause allergic-type reactions
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Radicava ORS against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse events of Radicava ORS to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Radicava ORS drug interactions
Other drugs may interact with Radicava ORS, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medication including any supplements you are taking.
Radicava ORS contraindications
You should not use Radicava ORS if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient edaravone
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Radicava ORS
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – It may cause fetal harm
Talk to your doctor before using Radicava ORS if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Radicava ORS
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Radicava ORS generic
Radicava ORS is the trademark brand name for edaravone marketed and distributed by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc. (MTPA), a US subsidiary of Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation. A generic version of edaravone is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Radicava ORS savings through NiceRx.
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.