My grandson age 22, has type 2 SMA and his health coverage is medicare now that his single mother lost her job 3 weeks ago. Does he have access to this treatment?
Spinraza is a prescription medicine recently approved to treat spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) a rare genetic disease affecting muscle strength and movement. Spinraza is an injection administered into the fluid surrounding the spinal cord.
Here is a link to assistance: https://www.spinraza.com/en_us/home/patient-support-services/biogen-support-program.html
- Spinraza Information for Consumers
- Spinraza Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Spinraza (detailed)
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