Navigation Links
AstraZeneca Survey: Healthcare Professionals Leading Source of Information on Company's Prescription Savings Programs
Date:7/23/2008

p>-- Community programs 6 percent

-- Family/friend 5 percent

-- Other/don't know 24 percent

Patients who cited advertising said they learned of the program from a variety of newspaper, radio and television ads. AstraZeneca was the first in the industry to promote its prescription savings programs in its product television ads. Television ads for NEXIUM started carrying the message in April 2005, and all of AstraZeneca's product television ads have included the information since then. Previous research shows that including this information in our advertising significantly raised awareness and the impact of AstraZeneca's patient assistance program among the public.

AstraZeneca has offered prescription savings programs side by side with its medicines for three decades and now offers one of the industry's most generous programs. People without insurance who earn up to $30,000 for an individual and $60,000 for a family of four may be eligible for help from AstraZeneca.

In 2007 alone, AstraZeneca helped nearly half a million people fill 2.8 million prescriptions, resulting in more than $500 million of savings to patients. AstraZeneca offers help under the AZ&Me Prescription Savings programs, including support for people without insurance, people with Medicare Part D and a third program that provides medicines to healthcare facilities.

Patients can learn more about the AZ&Me Prescription Savings program at http://www.azandme.com.

About AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca is a major international healthcare business engaged in the research, development, manufacturing and marketing of meaningful prescription medicines and supplier for healthcare services. AstraZeneca is one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies with healthcare sales of $29.55 billion and is a leader in gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, neuroscience, respiratory, oncology and infectious
'/>"/>

SOURCE AstraZeneca
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Weitz & Luxenberg Files Seroquel Diabetes Lawsuit Against AstraZeneca
2. Cellectricon and AstraZeneca - Partners in New High Throughput Ion Channel Drug Discovery Technology
3. WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX) Expands Collaboration With AstraZeneca
4. AstraZeneca Supports Transparency Legislation on Payments to Health Care Providers
5. Ranbaxy and AstraZeneca Reach Agreement in Esomeprazole Patent Litigation
6. AstraZenecas Zactima to Earn Almost Five Percent Patient Share in the Treatment of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer by 2016
7. Silence Therapeutics and AstraZeneca Announce Collaboration to Develop Novel Approaches for siRNA Drug Delivery
8. AstraZeneca Completes Enrollment in Two Pivotal Phase III Studies of the Investigational Drug Vandetanib (ZACTIMA(R)) in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
9. AstraZeneca Submits sNDA for SEROQUEL XR(TM) for the Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder
10. AstraZeneca Response to February 21, 2008 Ruling In Re: Alabama Medicaid Pharmaceutical AWP Litigation - cv2005-219 - Circuit Court of Montgomery, Alabama
11. Meditrina Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Exclusive Global License Agreement With AstraZeneca
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/30/2015)... 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Resverlogix Corp. ("Resverlogix") (TSX:RVX) announced ... Resverlogix have approved the resolutions relating to: (i) ... 5,600,000 units at a price of $2.67 per ... comprised of one common share and 0.075358 common ... CAD$15 million; and (ii) the amendment to Resverlogix,s ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... uBiome and OpenBiome Partner ... mechanics of fecal microbiota transplantation in C. difficile patients. , SAN FRANCISCO, uBiome ... undergoing fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) as a treatment for Clostridium difficile infections (C. ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... , June 30, 2015  The University of ... Biosciences (CCE/Bio) and UC San Diego Extension announced ... be held Aug.  12 – 14, 2015, at ... three-day workshop provides an intense exposure to best ... and is well-suited to biologists, process engineers and ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... prior to launching SmartArch — a revolutionary new archwire that allows orthodontists to ... further clinical evidence of the efficacy of SmartArch. “We’re thrilled about taking SmartArch ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Resverlogix Corp. Shareholders Approve Matters Relating to Licensing and Equity Arrangement 2Resverlogix Corp. Shareholders Approve Matters Relating to Licensing and Equity Arrangement 3uBiome and OpenBiome Partner for Microbiome Study in FMT Patients 2uBiome and OpenBiome Partner for Microbiome Study in FMT Patients 3UC San Diego Extension to Offer Third Annual Microbial Fermentation Workshop 2New case studies for SmartArch orthodontic archwire paves way to product launch later this year 2
... , - Microplasmin Shows Clear Promise in ... Macular Hole Closure and Traction Release,Without Need for ... biotechnology company,focused on vascular and eye diseases, will ... trial at the American Society of Retina Specialists,(ASRS) ...
... A preliminary design review has concluded and verified the ... Element on NASAs James Webb Space Telescope. , The ... the Webb Observatory. The telescope consists of a 6.5-meter ... mirrors; and supporting structures, deployable tower and control electronics. ...
... high blood pressure(1); increase in pediatric cases linked to growing ... ... safety profile in adults with high blood pressure, EAST HANOVER, N.J., ... approved following a priority,review by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ...
Cached Biology Technology:ThromboGenics Presents Results of the Vitreomacular Traction Trial (MIVI IIT) at the American Society of Retina Specialists Annual Meeting 2ThromboGenics Presents Results of the Vitreomacular Traction Trial (MIVI IIT) at the American Society of Retina Specialists Annual Meeting 3ThromboGenics Presents Results of the Vitreomacular Traction Trial (MIVI IIT) at the American Society of Retina Specialists Annual Meeting 4James Webb Space Telescope marks successful completion 2FDA Approves Diovan(R) for Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children 2FDA Approves Diovan(R) for Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children 3FDA Approves Diovan(R) for Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children 4FDA Approves Diovan(R) for Treatment of High Blood Pressure in Children 5
(Date:6/16/2015)... /CNW Telbec/ - handyem Inc. and FlowMetric Diagnostics ... of handyem,s HPC-150 portable flow cytometer within FlowMetric ... unprecedented model of mobile laboratory platform is presented ... Pennsylvania Convention Center, ... to 18 th 2015.  By virtue of ...
(Date:6/15/2015)... -- According to a new market research ... and Hybrid), Technologies (Recognition, IVR, OCR, Pattern & Image ... The Natural Language Processing Market is expected to grow ... the forecast period 2015-2020. Browse 65 ... spread   through 155 P ages and in-depth ...
(Date:6/11/2015)... RESTON, Va. , June 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... authentication technology, announced today that its IdentityX Mobile ... FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance is an industry ... with open standards for simpler, stronger authentication.  In ... services must pass a rigorous series of tests ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 2handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 3Natural Language Processing Market Worth $13.4 Billion by 2020 2Natural Language Processing Market Worth $13.4 Billion by 2020 3Natural Language Processing Market Worth $13.4 Billion by 2020 4Natural Language Processing Market Worth $13.4 Billion by 2020 5Daon's IdentityX Mobile Authentication Platform One of First Products to be Certified by FIDO Alliance 2
... Conservation Biology Institute and George Mason University broke ... that embodies the concept of the living classroom. ... Program has trained future conservationists with an interdisciplinary ... National Zoological Park,s 3,200-acre facility in Front Royal, ...
... MDAs strange as it sounds, a new research study ... ), suggests that the "healthy" ingredient in red wine, ... sedentary lifestyles have on people. The report describes experiments ... which the group fed resveratrol did not develop insulin ...
... song from a bird of the same species, a zebra finch ... a time, occasionally cocking its head but otherwise immobile. Once it ... routine. ( See video .) In a new study ... ribonucleic acid that appear to regulate protein production go up ...
Cached Biology News:Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and George Mason University expand partnership 2MicroRNAs in the songbird brain respond to new songs 2
... clamp trays and universal trays make ... drive Shaking speed: 40 ... mm amplitude Clamps for ... ml, including Fernbach flasks ...
... fluorescent microscopy-based imaging system that accurately counts ... calculates cell viability, in a single test. ... variability associated with the subjective interpretation of ... EasyCount ViaSure Kit, up to six tests ...
... results sooner and save hours of valuable research ... need for a membrane transfer step and western ... No reagents to prepare or mix or dilute ... a simple to perform, mistake-free detection protocol. ...
... The CHEF-DR III variable angle system, 220-240 ... greater than 6 Mb DNA fragments by pulsed ... electrophoresis cell, power module, variable-speed pump, 14 x ... comb holder, 15-well, 1.5 mm thick comb, screened ...
Biology Products: