Skyrizi 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.
Your monthly Skyrizi cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Skyrizi patient assistance program the cost of your medication will be free. We only charge $49 a month, per medication to cover our service fees. You could receive your Skyrizi prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
|Strength||Avg. monthly price at
a US pharmacy
|75mg/0.83ml - 2 syringes||$28,200.00||$49.00||$28,151.00|
Am I eligible for the Skyrizi patient assistance program?
We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Skyrizi patient assistance program. Each program has its own eligibility criteria which is 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 Skyrizi patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Skyrizi patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Skyrizi. 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 Skyrizi 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 Skyrizi patient assistance program and we will automatically request your Skyrizi medication refills for up to 1 year.
Is NiceRx a Skyrizi coupons provider?
We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Skyrizi patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Skyrizi manufacturer coupons, Skyrizi discounts or free Skyrizi samples. We are not an Skyrizi coupon provider or Skyrizi discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.
Can NiceRx help me get Skyrizi if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you to access Skyrizi patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Skyrizi 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 is Skyrizi with insurance?
The cost of Skyrizi 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.
How much does Skyrizi cost without insurance?
Skyrizi prices without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. As a guide, Skyrizi usually costs around $900 for a month’s supply. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
What is Skyrizi?
Skyrizi is a medicine prescribed to adults who have moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.
Plaque psoriasis, often just called psoriasis, is an inflammatory autoimmune disease that affects your skin. It causes patches of abnormal skin to form, called skin plaques. If you have moderate to severe psoriasis your Doctor may have prescribed Skyrizi to you. It is a prescription medication that reduces how much inflammation your immune system can trigger, helping to clear your skin.
You take Skyrizi by injecting it under your skin (subcutaneous injection) using a pre-filled syringe. Your Doctor or another medical professional will show you how to do this. Skyrizi is usually injected once a month for two months, then once every three months after that. Your prescribing Doctor will tell you how much Skyrizi to use and how often.
Skyrizi active ingredients
The active ingredient in Skyrizi is called risankizumab. It is a type of antibody protein that has been designed to specifically target and deactivate an immune system protein that causes inflammation.
One of the ways your immune system triggers inflammation is by releasing interleukin proteins. Interleukins are created and released by your white blood cells, they then attach to the outside of certain cells in your body (such as skin cells), triggering the cells to begin processes that cause inflammation.
When you take Skyrizi, the risankizumab it contains attaches to the interleukins released by your white blood cells. This blocks the interleukins, stopping them from attaching to skin cells and triggering inflammation. In turn, this limits how much inflammation your immune system can cause in your skin, reducing the severity of your plaques and clearing areas of your skin.
Skyrizi side effects
The most common side effects caused by Skyrizi include:
- Injection site reactions: swelling, itching and pain at the site of injection
- An increased risk of upper respiratory tract infections (including nose, throat and sinus infections)
- An increased risk of fungal skin infections
In rarer instances Skyrizi can cause more serious side effects. These include an increased risk of serious infections such as tuberculosis as well as severe allergic reactions to the medication.
Skyrizi drug interactions
Skyrizi can interact with other medications. When this occurs it can change how Skyrizi and the other medications work. It can also make some side effects more likely. Tell your prescribing Doctor about all drugs you are taking, particularly:
- Any other treatments you have for your psoriasis
- Any vaccinations you are due to have or have recently had
Skyrizi warning and precautions
Skyrizi is not suitable for everyone. Do not use Skyrizi if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient risankizumab
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Skyrizi
- Are under 18 years of age
Talk to your Doctor before using Skyrizi if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Skyrizi
- Have tuberculosis or have recently been around someone who has tuberculosis
- Have an infection that will not go away or that keeps coming back
- Have recently had a vaccine or are due to have one
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
*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.