Paying for INTELENCE®
Paying for INTELENCE®
Helping make INTELENCE® 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 INTELENCE®. No matter what type of insurance you have – or even if you don't have insurance – Janssen CarePath can help explain your medication insurance coverage and potential out-of-pocket costs, and help find programs that may help you pay for INTELENCE®.
Summary of Resources to help you pay for INTELENCE®
If you have commercial or private health insurance and need help paying for INTELENCE®, the Janssen CarePath Savings Program may be able to help. If you don't have commercial or private health insurance, you may find help from the programs and resources found on JanssenPrescriptionAssistance.com.
If you use commercial or private health insurance to pay for your medication:
If you are eligible, the Janssen CarePath Savings Program may provide instant savings on your out-of-pocket costs for INTELENCE®. Depending on your health insurance plan, savings may apply toward co-pay, co-insurance, or deductible. Eligible patients with commercial insurance 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 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.
Mobile Enrollment available for the Janssen CarePath Savings Program
Text "SAVINGS" to 89633 or use Express Enrollment at MyJanssenCarePath.com/express to check eligibility, enroll, and receive an electronic Savings Program card that can be saved to your digital wallet on your iPhone or Android device.
You will not have a Janssen CarePath account and will not be able to view and manage your Savings Program benefits until you create an account at MyJanssenCarePath.com.
Create an online account and enroll at MyJanssenCarePath.com or call a Janssen CarePath Care Coordinator at 866-836-0114, Monday–Friday, 8:00 AM–8:00 PM ET.
If your pharmacy is unable to process your Savings Program 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.
If you are using a government-funded healthcare program to pay for INTELENCE® or have no insurance coverage and need help paying for your medication:
Janssen CarePath can provide information about other resources that may be able to help with your out-of-pocket medication costs for INTELENCE®. Call a Janssen CarePath Care Coordinator at 866-836-0114 or visit JanssenPrescriptionAssistance.com for more information about affordability programs and independent foundations* that may have funding available.
If you are enrolled in Medicare, our Medicare Resource Guide provides additional information on sources for cost support that may be available for you.
If you have questions, please call a Janssen CarePath Care Coordinator at 866-836-0114, Monday–Friday, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM ET. Multilingual phone support is available.
* Independent co-pay assistance foundations have their own rules for eligibility. We cannot guarantee a foundation will help you. We only can refer you to a foundation that supports your disease state. This information is provided as a resource for you. We do not endorse any particular foundation.
The Johnson & Johnson Patient Assistance Foundation, Inc. (JJPAF) is an independent, nonprofit 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 800-652-6227 (Monday–Friday, 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM ET) or visit the foundation website at JJPAF.org.
- INTELENCE® is a prescription medicine that is used in combination with other antiretroviral medicines to treat human immunodeficiency virus-1 (HIV-1) infection in adults and children 2 years of age and older, who have taken HIV-1 medicines in the past. HIV-1 is the virus that causes AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome).
- INTELENCE® is not recommended for use in children less than 2 years of age.
INTELENCE® does not cure HIV infection or AIDS. You must stay on continuous HIV therapy to control your HIV infection and decrease HIV-related illnesses.
Ask your healthcare provider if INTELENCE® is right for you.
What are the possible side effects of INTELENCE®?
INTELENCE® can cause serious side effects including:
Severe skin rash and allergic reactions. Skin rash is a common side effect of INTELENCE®. The risk of getting a skin rash is higher in females. Rarely, rash can be severe and may lead to death. Severe skin rash with blisters or peeling skin, including the area around the mouth or eyes, may happen more frequently in children less than 18 years of age who take INTELENCE® in combination with other HIV-1 medicines than in adults. Call your healthcare provider right away if a rash develops; severe cases may
need to be treated in a hospital
If you get a rash with any of the following symptoms, stop taking INTELENCE® and call your healthcare provider right away:
- generally ill feeling
- extreme tiredness
- muscle or joint aches
- blisters or sores in mouth
- blisters or peeling of the skin
- redness or swelling of the eyes
- swelling of the mouth, lips, or face
- problems breathing
Sometimes allergic reactions can affect body organs, such as your liver. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms of liver problems:
- yellowing of your skin or whites of your eyes
- dark or tea-colored urine
- pale-colored stools (bowel movements)
- nausea or vomiting
- loss of appetite
- pain, aching, or tenderness on the right side of your stomach area
- Changes in your immune system can happen when you start taking HIV medicines. Your immune system may get stronger and begin to fight infections that have been hidden
- Changes in body fat can happen in people taking HIV-1 medicines. The cause and long-term health effects of this condition is not known
- The most common side effects of INTELENCE® in adults include rash as well as numbness, tingling or pain in the hands or feet
- The most common side effects of INTELENCE® in children include rash and diarrhea
This is not a complete list of all side effects. If you experience these or other symptoms, contact your healthcare provider right away.
What should I tell my healthcare provider before taking INTELENCE®?
Before taking INTELENCE®, tell your healthcare provider if you:
- have liver problems, including hepatitis B or C
- are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Tell your healthcare provider if you become pregnant during treatment with INTELENCE®
- are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. Do not breastfeed if you take INTELENCE®. INTELENCE® can pass to your baby in your breast milk. You should not breastfeed if you have HIV because of the risk of passing HIV to your baby
- Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements
- Do not start a new medicine without telling 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.
Please see the full Product Information in PDF format for more details.