Basaglar patient assistance program
Have you been prescribed Basaglar medication? Do you need help paying for your medication? With Prescription Care, you could get your medication for $49 per month.*
We work directly with your healthcare provider to help you enroll in patient assistance programs for prescription medications, including Basaglar. We’ll handle the full enrollment process for you, helping you get easy and affordable access to the medications you need, without the stress.
Your monthly Basaglar cost savings if eligible
With Prescription Care, you could receive your Basaglar prescription for a flat fee of $49 per month. Every month, you could save:
at US Pharmacy
at Prescription Care
with Prescription Care
Am I eligible for the Basaglar patient assistance program?
To find out if you meet the eligibility criteria for Basaglar assistance you can apply online through Prescription Care. We review each Basaglar assistance program application individually, but the main factors considered by most programs will likely include:
- US residency
- Combined household income
- Insurance status
Up to $36,000
Up to $50,000
Up to $100,000
How do I apply for the Basaglar patient assistance program?
Our application process is set up to make it as easy as possible to apply for the Basaglar patient assistance program. The first step is to complete our online enrollment application. You will need to let us know about any medication you’re taking, including Basaglar. We’ll also need details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income.
Having reviewed your application, we will be able to determine whether you may be eligible for Basaglar assistance. If so, we’ll handle the full enrollment process for you. Once you’re enrolled in the Basaglar patient assistance program, we’ll also request your Basaglar medication refills on your behalf for up to 12 months.
Is Prescription Care a Basaglar coupons provider?
Prescription Care is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Basaglar patient assistance program. We are not a Basaglar coupon, a Basaglar discount card, or a Basaglar copay card provider. Remember that if you are looking for coupons for Basaglar or cheap Basaglar, you can likely save more with Prescription Care. This is the case if you are looking for printable Basaglar manufacturer coupons, Basaglar discounts, rebates, Basaglar savings cards, trial offers, or free Basaglar samples.
When obtaining your Basaglar medication through Prescription Care, your total cost for the medication will always be $49 per month.
Can Prescription Care help me get Basaglar if I have insurance?
Prescription Care may be able to assist if your insurance company won’t pay for your Pristiq medication, or you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We could even help you if you don’t have insurance. Fill out your online enrollment application on our website to find out more.
How much is Basaglar with insurance?
The cost of Basaglar will vary by the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out what you might need to pay for this mediation with insurance, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.
How much does Basaglar cost without insurance?
Basaglar prices without insurance will vary depending on if you buy Basaglar solution or KwikPen prefilled injectable pens. Prices will also vary by retailer. As a guide, the list price for a pack of 5, 15 m Basaglar KwikPens is $326.36.
What is Basaglar?
Basaglar is a long-acting form of insulin used to reduce high blood sugar levels. It’s prescribed to:
- Adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes
- Children aged six or over with type 1 diabetes
Basaglar can help you lower your blood sugar levels, by working in the same way as the insulin your body naturally produces. The medication helps your cells absorb sugar from your blood. Basaglar is slow-acting, so one injection can keep working for up to 24 hours. You inject Basaglar under your skin (subcutaneous injection), using a syringe or a prefilled injectable KwikPen.
Basaglar active ingredients
The active ingredient in Basaglar is called insulin glargine. It’s a type of synthetic (man-made) insulin that’s similar to the insulin your body makes naturally. One of the main differences is that it has been designed to be slower acting.
When you inject Basaglar under your skin, insulin glargine is released into your bloodstream. Insulin glargine travels around your body and attaches itself to cells. As it does so, it causes your cells to release a substance that helps them absorb sugar from your blood. Insulin glargine can keep working for up to 24 hours, covering your insulin needs for up to a day.
Basaglar side effects & Basaglar drug interactions
When Basaglar does cause side effects, the following are the most common:
- Reactions at the site of injection, like itching, rashes, skin thickening, or pits forming in your skin (lipodystrophy)
- Weight gain
- Allergic reactions
- Low blood sugar
In rare instances, Basaglar can cause more serious side effects. These may include:
- Severe allergic reactions to the medication
- Heart failure
- Your blood sugar falling too low and dangerous levels (hypoglycemia)
- Low potassium levels in your blood (hypokalemia)
Basaglar can interact with other medications, including:
- Thiazolidinedione (TZD), taken to treat diabetes
- Any other diabetes medications
- Beta-blockers, taken to treat high blood pressure
- Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, taken to treat high blood pressure and certain heart conditions
- Sulfonamide antibiotics
- Fibrates, taken to lower blood triglyceride levels
- Corticosteroids such as cortisone
- Protease inhibitors, taken for HIV/AIDS
- Diuretics, taken to make you urinate more
- Thyroid hormones, taken to treat thyroid gland disorders
- Pentamidine, an antimicrobial medication
If you’re unsure if you’re taking any of these, take the packaging of all your medications and supplements to your doctor or pharmacist.
Basaglar warnings & precautions
Don’t take Basaglar if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient insulin glargine
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Basaglar
- Are under 18 years of age for type 2 diabetes
- Are under six years of age for type 1 diabetes
Talk to your doctor before taking Basaglar if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Basaglar
- Have any heart problems
- Have any have liver or kidney problems
- Have low levels of potassium in your blood
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
- Are over 65 years of age