Patient Assistance Programs for Medication

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AstraZeneca - Patient Assistance Program information and documents, including enrollment forms, can be reached via the following links: English: www.azandme.com.

GlaxoSmithKline - Patient Assistance Program for non-oncology medicines, provides GSK prescription medicines to eligible low-income patients without prescription drug benefits.www.bridgestoaccess.com/.

Merck - Patient Assistance Program Information about Mercks program can be found at www.merck.com/merckhelps/patientassistance/home.html

Novartis and Genentech - Patient Assistance Programs for Xolair at www.xolairaccesssolutions.com or by calling 800-704-6610.

The link to all the Patient Assistance Programs is the Partnership for Prescription Assistance http://www.pparx.org

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) publishes a directory of companies, which provide drugs to physicians whose patients might not otherwise have access to needed medicines. Ask your doctor if you qualify for any of these programs.