Is NiceRx a Xuriden coupon provider?
NiceRx is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Xuriden patient assistance program. We do not offer trial offers or free Xuriden samples. When obtaining your medication through NiceRx, you will only pay $49 a month per medication. This will likely save you more money than if you were to use Xuriden coupons, discount cards, or Xuriden copay cards.
Xuriden patient assistance program
Patient assistance programs are typically sponsored by pharmaceutical companies and provide free or discounted medications to individuals with low income who are uninsured or under-insured and meet the eligibility criteria that vary by program. There are currently no known patient assistance programs for this medication.
Can NiceRx help me get Xuriden cheaper if I have insurance?
How much does Xuriden cost without insurance?
Xuriden prices without insurance will vary depending on how much you buy. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, Xuriden oral granules 2-gram packets typically cost $23,700 for 30.
How much does Xuriden cost with insurance?
The copay for Xuriden will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for Xuriden with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to help you calculate the copay costs with your current insurance.
What is Xuriden?
Xuriden is manufactured by Wellstat Therapeutics Corporation. It is a pyrimidine analog with FDA approval (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) for uridine replacement for the treatment of hereditary orotic aciduria.
Hereditary orotic aciduria is caused by a defective enzyme resulting in the body not being able to produce uridine, needed for the production of ribonucleic acid (RNA). Symptoms include developmental delay, hematologic abnormalities such as anemia (low red blood cells), and excess excretion of orotic acid in the urine.
What doses of Xuriden are available?
Xuriden is available as oral granules for oral administration, in the following doses: 2-gram packets.
The starting dosage is 60 mg/kg once daily; the dose may be increased for insufficient efficacy. Take it with soft food (applesauce, pudding, or yogurt) or in milk or infant formula.
See the full prescribing information and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Xuriden active ingredients
Xuriden contains uridine triacetate as the active ingredient.
Xuriden side effects
The most common side effects of Xuriden in clinical trials include:
In rare instances, Xuriden can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Xuriden against your risk of adverse effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Xuriden to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Xuriden drug interactions
Other drugs may interact with Xuriden, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell your health care provider about all of your medications including any supplements you are taking.
You should not use Xuriden if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient uridine triacetate
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Xuriden
Talk to your doctor before using Xuriden if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Xuriden
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed – there is no data on this medication passing into breast milk during lactation
Xuriden is the trademark brand name for uridine triacetate manufactured by Wellstat Therapeutics Corporation. A generic version of uridine triacetate is not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Xuriden savings through NiceRx.
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