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  • Sign up for treatment reminders

Paying for EDURANT®

Paying for EDURANT®

Helping make EDURANT® more affordable for eligible patients

At Janssen, we don't want cost to get in the way of treatment you need. We can help you explore options to lower your out-of-pocket cost for EDURANT®. No matter what type of coverage you have – or even if you don't have coverage – Janssen CarePath can help explain your medication coverage and benefits, and help find programs that may help you pay for EDURANT®.

If you use commercial or private health insurance to pay for your medication:

Eligible patients using commercial or private insurance can save on out-of-pocket medication costs for EDURANT®. Depending on the health insurance plan, savings may apply toward co-pay, co-insurance, or deductible. Eligible patients pay $0 each time you fill your prescription, with a $7,500 maximum program benefit per calendar year. Not valid for patients using Medicare, Medicaid, or any other government-funded programs to pay for their medications. Terms expire at the end of each calendar year and may change. There is no income requirement. See full eligibility requirements.

Two ways to help you get started:

If you only want to check your eligibility and, if eligible, enroll in the Janssen CarePath Savings Program for EDURANT®, click here for the Express Enrollment Site. There is a "Print a Card" feature to provide you with a Savings card.

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In your personal Janssen CarePath account, you can enroll, if eligible, in the Janssen CarePath Savings Program, learn about programs that may help you pay for your medication, and find other support resources.

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If your pharmacy is unable to process your Savings card, you have two options:

  • In your Janssen CarePath account, you can navigate to the Savings Program tab, and click on "Savings Program Request" and follow the instructions to complete the process online.
  • If you don't have a Janssen CarePath account, you can complete, sign and return the rebate form (instructions on form), with required proof of purchase, to receive your rebate check. Click here to get the rebate form.

Call a Janssen CarePath Care Coordinator at 866-836-0114 for more information.

If you are using government-funded healthcare programs to pay for EDURANT®:

JanssenPrescriptionAssistance.com provides information on affordability programs that may have funding available to help you with medication costs for EDURANT®.

If you are enrolled in Medicare, our Medicare Resource Guide provides additional information on sources for cost support that may be available for you.

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Call a Janssen CarePath Care Coordinator at 866-836-0114 for more information.

If you have no health plan coverage or no coverage for EDURANT®:

JanssenPrescriptionAssistance.com provides information on affordability programs that may have funding available to help you with medication costs for EDURANT®.

Call a Janssen CarePath Care Coordinator at 866-836-0114 for more information.

Other Resources

The Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. (JJPAF) is an independent, non-profit organization that is committed to helping eligible patients without insurance coverage receive prescription products donated by Johnson & Johnson operating companies. To see if you might qualify for assistance, please contact a JJPAF program specialist at 1-800-652-6227 (Monday-Friday, 9 AM to 6 PM ET) or visit the foundation website at www.JJPAF.org.

About EDURANT®
  • EDURANT® (rilpivirine) is a prescription medicine that is used with other antiretroviral medicines to treat Human Immunodeficiency Virus-1 (HIV-1) in people 12 years of age and older and who weigh at least 77 lbs (35 kg):
    • Have never taken HIV medicines before, and
    • Have an amount of HIV in their blood (called “viral load”) that is no more than 100,000 copies/mL
  • EDURANT® is not recommended for patients less than 12 years of age or who weigh less than 77 lbs (35 kg)

Please read Important Safety Information below, and talk to your healthcare provider to learn if EDURANT® is right for you.

Important Safety Information For EDURANT®

Who should not take EDURANT®?

Do not take EDURANT® if you also take:

  • anti-seizure medicines:
    • carbamazepine
    • oxcarbazepine
    • phenobarbital
    • phenytoin
  • anti-tuberculosis (anti-TB) medicines:
    • rifampin
    • rifapentine
  • proton pump inhibitor (PPI) medicine for certain stomach or intestinal problems:
    • esomeprazole
    • lansoprazole
    • omeprazole
    • pantoprazole sodium
    • rabeprazole
  • more than 1 dose of the steroid medicine dexamethasone or dexamethasone sodium phosphate
  • St. John’s wort (Hypericum perforatum)

What should I tell my healthcare provider before taking EDURANT®?

Before taking EDURANT®, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:

  • have or had liver problems, including hepatitis B or C virus infection
  • have kidney problems
  • have ever had a mental health problem
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if EDURANT® will harm your unborn baby. Tell your healthcare provider if you become pregnant during treatment with EDURANT®
  • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. Do not breastfeed if you take EDURANT®
    • You should not breastfeed if you have HIV-1 because of the risk of passing HIV-1 to your baby.
    • It is not known if EDURANT® passes into your breast milk. Talk with your healthcare provider about the best way to feed your baby during EDURANT® treatment.

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Do not start taking a new medicine without telling your healthcare provider. Your healthcare provider can tell you if it is safe to take EDURANT® with other medicines.

How should I take EDURANT®?

  • Take EDURANT® every day exactly as your healthcare provider tells you to.
  • Take EDURANT® 1 time each day with a meal. A protein drink alone does not replace a meal.
  • Do not change your dose or stop taking EDURANT® without first talking with your healthcare provider. Stay under the care of your healthcare provider during treatment with EDURANT®.
  • Do not miss a dose of EDURANT®.
  • If you take an H2-receptor antagonist (famotidine, cimetidine, nizatidine, or ranitidine), you should take these medicines at least 12 hours before or at least 4 hours after you take EDURANT®.
  • If you take antacids, or other products that contain aluminum, calcium carbonate, or magnesium hydroxide, you should take these medicines at least 2 hours before or at least 4 hours after you take EDURANT®.
  • If you miss a dose of EDURANT® within 12 hours of the time you usually take it, take your dose of EDURANT® with a meal as soon as possible. Then, take your next dose of EDURANT® at the regularly scheduled time. If you miss a dose of EDURANT® by more than 12 hours of the time you usually take it, wait and then take the next dose of EDURANT® at the regularly scheduled time.
  • Do not take more than your prescribed dose to make up for a missed dose.
  • If you take too much EDURANT®, call your healthcare provider or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away.

What are the possible side effects of EDURANT®?

EDURANT®can cause serious side effects including:

  • Severe skin rash and allergic reactions. Skin rash is a common side effect of EDURANT®. Skin rash can be serious. Call your healthcare provider right away if you get a rash. In some cases, rash and allergic reaction may need to be treated in a hospital.
    If you get a rash with any of the following symptoms, stop taking EDURANT® and get medical help right away:
    • fever
    • skin blisters
    • mouth sores
    • redness or swelling of the eyes (conjunctivitis)
    • swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue, or throat
    • trouble breathing or swallowing
    • pain on the right side of the stomach (abdominal) area
    • dark-colored urine “tea colored”
  • Change in liver enzymes. People with a history of hepatitis B or C virus infection or who have certain liver function test changes may have an increased risk of developing new or worsening liver problems during treatment with EDURANT®. Liver problems have also happened during treatment with EDURANT® in people without a history of liver disease. Your healthcare provider may need to do tests to check your liver enzymes before and during treatment with EDURANT®.
  • Depression or mood changes. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you have any of the following symptoms:
    • feeling sad or hopeless
    • feeling anxious or restless
    • have thoughts of hurting yourself (suicide) or have tried to hurt yourself
  • Changes in body fat can happen in people who take HIV medicine. These changes may include increased amount of fat in the upper back and neck (“buffalo hump”), breast, and around the middle of your body (trunk). Loss of fat from the legs, arms, and face may also happen. The exact cause and long-term health effects of these problems are not known.
  • Changes in your immune system (Immune Reconstitution Syndrome) can happen when you start taking HIV medicines. Your immune system may get stronger and begin to fight infections that have been hidden in your body for a long time. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you start having any new symptoms after starting your HIV-1 medicine.

The most common side effects of EDURANT® include depression, headache, trouble sleeping (insomnia), and rash.

This is not a complete list of all side effects. If you experience these or other symptoms, contact your healthcare provider right away. Do not stop taking EDURANT® or any other medications without first talking to your healthcare provider.

You are encouraged to report side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects to Janssen Products, LP, at 1-800-JANSSEN (1-800-526-7736).

Please see accompanying full Product Information for more details.

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