How it works
Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible for assistance.
NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are pre-qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free, and you only pay our service fee.
We will request documents to be submitted by you and your healthcare provider that are required by the pharmaceutical company to complete your enrollment.
Once approved, the pharmaceutical company typically ships a 90-day supply of medication to your home or healthcare provider’s address. Final acceptance is determined by the pharmaceutical company.
Your monthly Turalio cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Turalio 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 Turalio prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
Am I eligible for the Turalio patient assistance program?
We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Turalio 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 Turalio patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Turalio patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our enrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Turalio. 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 Turalio 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 Turalio patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Turalio medication refills for up to 1 year.
Is NiceRx a Turalio coupons provider?
We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Turalio patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Turalio manufacturer coupons, Turalio discounts, or free Turalio samples. We are not a Turalio coupon provider or a Turalio discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.
Can NiceRx help me get Turalio if I have insurance?
We may be able to help you to access Turalio patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Turalio 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 Turalio cost without insurance?
Turalio cost without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. As a guide, Turalio oral capsules 200 mg usually cost $21,750 for 120 capsules. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.
How much does Turalio cost with insurance?
The copay for Turalio 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 Turalio?
Turalio is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured for Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Turalio is a kinase inhibitor used for the treatment of adult patients with symptomatic tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT), (also called tenosynovial giant cell tumor, or pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS), associated with severe morbidity or functional limitations, and not amenable to improvement with surgery.
Risk of Hepatotoxicity – See the full prescribing information for a complete boxed warning and medication guide. Turalio can cause serious and potentially fatal liver injury. Monitor liver tests before initiation of Turalio and at specified intervals during treatment. Withhold, reduce or permanently discontinue treatment based on the severity of hepatotoxicity. Turalio is available only through a restricted program called the Turalio risk evaluation and mitigation strategy (REMS) program.
What doses of Turalio are available?
Turalio is available in capsule form, in the following doses: 200 mg.
Take Turalio on an empty stomach, at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after a meal or snack. The recommended dosage is 400 mg orally twice daily. Take until disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.
Always speak with your healthcare provider about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Turalio active ingredients
Turalio contains the active ingredient pexidartinib, which belongs to a class of drugs called antineoplastics, tyrosine kinase inhibitors (CSF1R).
Turalio side effects
The most common side effects of Turalio in clinical trials compared to placebo include:
- Increased lactate dehydrogenase, increased aspartate aminotransferase, increased alanine aminotransferase, increased alkaline phosphatase, decreased phosphate
- Hair color changes
- Decreased neutrophils
- Increased cholesterol
- Decreased white blood cells, decreased hemoglobin
- Eye edema
In rare instances, Turalio can cause more serious adverse reactions. These can include:
- Liver problems – loss of appetite, stomach pain (upper right side), nausea, vomiting, tiredness, itching, or fever
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Turalio against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Turalio to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Turalio drug interactions
Turalio can interact with other medications. These include:
- Strong CYP3A inhibitors
- Strong CYP3A inducers, including St John’s wort
- UGT inhibitors
- Acid reducing agents – avoid concomitant use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Use histamine-2 receptor antagonists or antacids if needed
- Grapefruit products
This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Turalio. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
You should not use Turalio if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient pexidartinib
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Turalio
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant – you may need to have a negative pregnancy test before starting this treatment. Patients of reproductive potential are advised to use an effective method of contraception
Talk to your doctor before using Turalio if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Turalio
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
- Have renal impairment
Turalio is the trademark brand name for pexidartinib manufactured for Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. A generic version of pexidartinib is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Turalio 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.