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Novartis Committed to Supporting Patients and Healthcare Professionals with Education Programs and Support Services that Enhance Access to Gilenya
Date:10/7/2010

EAST HANOVER, N.J., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation today announced the availability of patient support programs for Gilenya™ (fingolimod) 0.5 mg daily, a first-line oral treatment for relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis. Gilenya was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on September 21, 2010.

For people with MS and healthcare professionals seeking information about Gilenya, Novartis offers free programs to learn about educational resources, the availability of free starter product, and the details of our prescription and medical co-pay support program for eligible patients. People can visit www.Gilenya.com or call 877-408-4974 for information about:  

  • The Gilenya Support Program, which offers treatment information, educational resources, assistance scheduling medical assessments and prescription benefits investigation.
  • The option of free starter product once a prescription has been written to help ensure immediate access to treatment during the benefits investigation process.  Free samples are also being provided to physician's offices and are available through the Gilenya Support Program.
  • The Gilenya Prescription Co-Pay Support Program, which will cover a significant portion of prescription out-of-pocket costs for eligible patients with commercial health insurance.*  
  • The Gilenya Medical Co-Pay Support Program, which will reduce the out-of-pocket costs associated with Gilenya initiation for eligible patients who require certain tests before starting treatment.**
  • The Novartis Patient Assistance Program (PAP), which provides access to Gilenya at no cost for eligible patients who have no third-party coverage. This program is open to all US residents without pharmacy coverage whose income is less than 500% of the Federal Poverty Level. In 2009, the Novartis PAP provided free product valued at over $232 million to
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