2013 Patient Assistance Resources for Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

If you have been prescribed epinephrine, FARE recommends that you carry two epinephrine auto-injectors with you at all times to make sure you have quick access to this life-saving medication. It’s also important to replace any expired auto-injectors right away so that you always have an up-to-date device.

We know those prescription costs can add up, so we encourage individuals and families who are managing food allergies to take advantage of the following options to help make this medication more affordable.

*View the updated resources for 2014 here*

cardfront-screen1. Mylan Specialty’s “$0 Co-Pay Offer” for EpiPen® Auto-Injector

Available to both cash-paying and commercially insured patients, the “$0 Co-Pay Offer” is valid for up to three EpiPen 2-Pak® cartons or EpiPen Jr 2-Pak® cartons per prescription, as patients may need to access two EpiPen or EpiPen Jr® (epinephrine) Auto-Injectors in multiple locations. Eligible patients can use the offer with an unlimited number of prescriptions until the coupon offer expires on December 31, 2013.

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support_callout_copay2. Sanofi’s “$0 Co-Pay Offer” for Auvi-Q® Auto-Injector

With the savings offer, most insured patients will pay $0 out of pocket for their Auvi-Q prescription. Cash-pay patients can receive up to $100 off per two-pack of Auvi-Q, up to a maximum of three two-packs per prescription. This offer can be used an unlimited number of times until the coupon offer expires on December 31, 2013.

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body-what-is-epi-options-15mg3. Generic Epinephrine Auto-Injector

The approved generic for Adrenaclick® is available as of June, 2013 and may provide a lower-cost option to patients.

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Be advised that the devices operate in different ways, so it is important to discuss your options with your doctor and be properly trained to use the device. You can find tips for getting the auto-injector you want and links to important information about each product, and training videos on how to use them on our the epinephrine auto-injector page of our website.

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8 thoughts on “2013 Patient Assistance Resources for Epinephrine Auto-Injectors

  1. Is there any other assistance for asthma inhalers for children also? We can’t afford the epipen jr. or my daughters everyday inhalers.

  2. How can I get more information? I have a prescription for epipen but cant afford the cost. I end up in ER and in the meantime I feel like I am dying.

    1. Dolores,

      It is important for anyone who has been prescribed epinephrine to have an auto-injector with them at all times. If you click the links in this post they will direct you to the sites for whatever auto-injector you prefer and you can download the coupon offers. If you talk to your doctor and pharmacist, they should be able to help you find the lowest cost option for you.

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