is there any help out there for the price of pradaxa i also need information about this medicine. Iwas put on this medicine on friday and I know nothing about it. except it is for the blood thinner.I have a heart fib.
23 Nov 2010
At the above site (the medication's main site), if you scroll all the way to the BOTTOM RIGHT CORNER, there is a box that says "Boehringer Ingelheim Cares". It is a resource for people like yourself that need help paying for the medication. Also, try PPARX.org (prescription partnership of america) for additional financial resources based on income and need, including that site itself and others. You can read about your new med on the official site or from drugs.com. Good luck and hope this helps!
23 Nov 2010
Pradaxa is manufactured by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
They do have a patient assistance program so please contact them :
Postal Address: P.O. Box 368
900 Ridgebury Road
Ridgefield, CT 06877-0368
Patient Assistance Programs
Phone +1/800/556 8317 (toll free)
For general info
Phone +1/203/798 99 88
Fax +1/203/791 62 34
All the best and take care.-
8 Jan 2012
To Merikay and Jose - The advice given above is correct, you just have to do all of the paperwork yourself. However, if you were prescribed this medication in a hospital setting or a hospital out-clinic, you should go to the hospital's social worker and they will help you fill out the paperwork. You will need to provide a copy of your IRS 1040 as part of the application. You may also have your doctor contact their rep and that person maybe able to help you with the paperwork as well.
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