Drug Assistance Programs

Various pharmaceutical companies, non-profit organizations, and institutions provide drug assistance programs for cancer patients. 

PUBLISHED: 2:39 PM, MON JUNE 15, 2009
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Various pharmaceutical companies, non-profit organizations, and institutions provide drug assistance programs for cancer patients. Here are a few listed below.

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Amgen Assist

888-427-7478

amgen.com/amgenassist/amgen_assist.html

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Amgen FIRST STEP Program

Drugs: Neulasta, Xgeva, Nplate

888-657-8371

amgenfirststep.com

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AstraZeneca’s AZ&MeTM Prescription Savings Program

800-424-3727

astrazeneca-us.com/help-affording-your-medicines

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AstraZeneca Cancer Support Network

866-992-9276

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Patient Assistance Foundation

800-736-0003

www.bmspaf.org

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CancerCare

800-813-4673

cancercare.org/get_help/assistance

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Cares by GSKTM

866-489-5372

caresbygsk.com

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Destination Access

Drugs: Erbitux, Sprycel, Ixempra, Yervoy

800-861-0048

destinationaccess.com

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First Resource

Drug: Sutent

877-578-8368

sutent.com/RCC/rcc_insurance_firstresource.aspx

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Genentech Access Solutions

866-422-2377

GenentechAccessSolutions.com

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GlaxoSmithKline's Commitment to Access

866-265-6491

commitmenttoaccess.com

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Gleevec Reimbursement Hotline

Drug: Gleevec

877-453-3832

www.gleevec.com/info/cml/reimbursement.jsp

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GSK For You

866-475-3678

gskforyou.com

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Lilly Cares

800-545-6962

lillycares.com

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Merck Helps

800-727-5400

merck.com/merckhelps

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Nexavar Patient Support (REACH, NexCCAP)

Drug: Nexavar

866-639-2827

nexavar-us.com

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Partnership for Prescription Assistance

888-477-2669

pparx.org

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Patient Advocate Foundation Co-Pay Relief

866-512-3861

copays.org

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Pfizer Helpful Answers

866-706-2400

pfizerhelpfulanswers.com

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REACH Insurance Coverage and Assistance

Drug: Nexavar

877-322-4448

www.nexavar-us.com/scripts/pages/en/home/rcc/rcc_reach/index.php

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RxAssist

401-729-3284

rxassist.org

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Rx Hope

877-267-0517

rxhope.com

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Sanofi-Aventis PACT Plus Patient Assistance

800-996-6626

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