Effective January 1st, Genentech will be updating the co-pay program benefit period. The program will be moving from a 12-month benefit to a calendar year benefit (January to December).
Patient benefit will automatically renew annually for all patients enrolled in the program on January 1st.
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The HEMLIBRA Co-pay Program may be used in a community practice, hemophilia treatment center, hospital, or specialty pharmacy.
Participating practices, institutions or specialty pharmacies must complete a onetime registration so they may process HEMLIBRA Co-pay Program payments. To register, call (844) HEM-COPAY (844-436-2672).
HEMLIBRA is indicated for routine prophylaxis to prevent or reduce the frequency of bleeding episodes in adult and pediatric patients ages newborn and older with hemophilia A with or without factor VIII inhibitors.
Important Safety Information
Boxed WARNING: THROMBOTIC MICROANGIOPATHY and THROMBOEMBOLISM
Cases of thrombotic microangiopathy and thrombotic events were reported when on average a cumulative amount of >100 U/kg/24 hours of activated prothrombin complex concentrate (aPCC) was administered for 24 hours or more to patients receiving HEMLIBRA prophylaxis. Monitor for the development of thrombotic microangiopathy and thrombotic events if aPCC is administered. Discontinue aPCC and suspend dosing of HEMLIBRA if symptoms occur.
Warnings and Precautions
Most Common Adverse Reactions
The most common adverse reactions (incidence rate ≥ 10%) were injection site reactions and headache, and arthralgia.
You may report side effects to the FDA at (800) FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch. You may also report side effects to Genentech at (888) 835-2555.
Please see the HEMLIBRA full Prescribing Information for additional Important Safety Information, including Boxed WARNING.