Aa
A
A
Close
648910 tn?1290666683
help w/ DMD costs or instruction
In our poll on DMD one member listed they were not taking DMD's because of expense.  Since I have no insurance I too was worried about when/if  the time came for  me how would I get access to medication.  In my research this is what I have found. Remove any space from the addresses provided.  If something does get removed PM me and I will get it back to you.


Through the MS LifeLines Access Made Simple program, you may be eligible to get Rebif® (interferon beta-1a) at no cost, or for no more than $50 per month, for up to one year of treatment. Best of all, MS LifeLines takes care of all the paperwork....   http://www.  mslifelines.  com/rebif/insurance/ access-made-simple. jsp?intcmp

The following assistance programs info provided by MSAA...msassociation.org

The following pharmaceutical companies offer patient programs to provide information, instruction, and resources for advocacy and financial assistance.

MS Lifelines (Rebif)
877-788-1467 or mslifelines.com

Shared Solutions (Copaxone)
800-887-8100 or sharedsolutions.com

MS pathways (Betaseron)
800-788-1467 or mspathways.com

MS ActiveSource (Avonex)
800-456-2255 or avonex.com

MS Lifelines (Novantrone)
877-447-3243 or novantrone.com

Tysabri
800-456-2255

I hope this helps someone.
Have a good day, terry
Cancel
4 Answers
Page 1 of 1
572651 tn?1333939396
Terry,
Thanks for pulling that information together in one spot - there is assistance for anyone who needs these drugs.  Be sure and talk to your doctor about the costs and financial hardships involved.

Good luck,
Lulu
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
648910 tn?1290666683
I probably should have also mentioned that MSAA  (Multiple Sclerosis Association of American) has an equipment distribution program and a cooling equipment distribution program.  I would recommend anyone with MS or waiting on a dx go to the site and join.  After joining they sent me an introductory packet with a lot of info.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Thanks saveone, I too am without health ins and if or when I get a dx, if it is MS, I didn't know how I would pay for any of the DMDs.  This info is really helpful.

doni
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
648910 tn?1290666683
Bump for MCBCON and others who may need to know.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Multiple Sclerosis Community Resources
Top Neurology Answerers
987762 tn?1331031553
Blank
supermum_ms
Australia
667078 tn?1316004535
Blank
HVAC
Durham, NC
572651 tn?1333939396
Blank
Lulu54
Dayton, OH
198419 tn?1360245956
Blank
sllowe
144586 tn?1284669764
Blank
caregiver222
Avatar f tn
Blank
essdipity