Bonjesta patient assistance program
Has your doctor prescribed Bonjesta to you during your pregnancy? Do you need assistance to pay for the medication? At Prescription Care, we may be able to help.
By working with your healthcare provider, we help you enroll in patient assistance programs for prescription medications. With our assistance, you could get your Bonjesta for a flat fee of $49 per month.* Prescription Care handles the full enrollment process for you, so you can get easy and affordable access to the medications you need.
Your monthly Bonjesta cost savings if eligible
With our help, you could get your Bonjesta medicine for a monthly fee of $49.
Am I eligible for the Bonjesta patient assistance program?
To find out if you are eligible for Bonjesta assistance, complete your enrollment application online through Prescription Care. We review each Bonjesta assistance program application individually, although the main factors considered by most programs are:
How do I apply for the Bonjesta patient assistance program?
We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Bonjesta patient assistance program. Just fill in our online enrollment application and tell us about any medications you’re taking, including Bonjesta. We’ll also ask for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income, as this is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers who’ll supply your medication.
Once we determine you may be eligible for Bonjesta assistance, we’ll handle the full application process for you. When enrolled in the Bonjesta patient assistance program, we’ll also request your Bonjesta medication refills on your behalf for up to 12 months.
Is Prescription Care a Bonjesta coupons provider?
Prescription Care is not a Bonjesta coupon, a Bonjesta discount card, or a Bonjesta copay card provider. We don’t offer printable Bonjesta manufacturer coupons, Bonjesta discounts, rebates, Bonjesta savings cards, trial offers, or free Bonjesta samples.
Prescription Care is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Bonjesta patient assistance program.
Can Prescription Care help me get Bonjesta if I have insurance?
Yes, we may be able to help you in a range of personal situations, including if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Bonjesta or your insurance company won’t pay for your Bonjesta prescription. We may even be able to help if you don’t have insurance. Apply online through Prescription Care to find out more.
How much is Bonjesta with insurance?
If you have insurance, the cost of Bonjesta will depend on the terms of your insurance plan. To find out exactly what you may need to pay, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.
How much does Bonjesta cost without insurance?
Bonjesta prices without insurance will vary by retailer. As a guide, a pack of 60, 20 mg-20 mg Bonjesta tablets will cost around $690.
What is Bonjesta?
Bonjesta is a prescription medication used to treat nausea and vomiting during pregnancy (morning sickness). It’s usually prescribed after changes in diet and other non-medical treatments have been tried but haven’t worked.
The medication comes as a tablet you swallow once or twice a day depending on your situation. Your doctor will tell you what dose to take and how often. Always take your Bonjesta exactly as directed by your doctor.
Bonjesta active ingredients
Bonjesta contains two active ingredients called doxylamine succinate and pyridoxine hydrochloride that work together to reduce your nausea and vomiting.
Doxylamine succinate, often just called doxylamine, is an antihistamine, a type of medicine normally used to treat allergies. Doxylamine can alter the balance of natural chemicals in your body called neurotransmitters that regulate activity in your brain. By changing your balance of neurotransmitters, doxylamine can act as a sedative, having a calming effect and reducing feelings of nausea and the need to vomit.
Pyridoxine hydrochloride, usually just called pyridoxine, is a vitamin belonging to the B family of vitamins (it’s vitamin B6). Research has shown that taking pyridoxine can help also reduce nausea and vomiting, although it’s not fully understood why.
Bonjesta side effects & Bonjesta drug interactions
The most common side effect caused by Bonjesta is drowsiness. In some people, this drowsiness can be severe and can interfere with your daily life. This isn’t the only side effect Bonjesta can cause. You can read more about Bonjesta side effects in the leaflet that comes with your medication, or you can talk to your doctor.
Bonjesta can interact with other medications, such as:
- Monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) antidepressants, like Marplan, Nardil, Emsam, Eldepryl, Zelapar, or Parnate
- Any central nervous system (CNS) depressants, like sedatives, tranquilizers, hypnotics, certain painkillers, or cough and cold medicines
Bonjesta warnings & precautions
Bonjesta can make you feel sleepy or drowsy, which could affect your ability to drive, use machinery, or perform other dangerous tasks. You should avoid doing so until you’re confident Bonjesta does not affect you in this way. Don’t drink alcohol when taking Bonjesta.
Don’t take Bonjesta if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredients doxylamine succinate or pyridoxine hydrochloride
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Bonjesta
- Are allergic to any other antihistamines derived from other ethanolamines
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Bonjesta
- Are not a pregnant woman
- Are under 18 years of age
Talk to your doctor before taking Bonjesta if you:
- Have asthma
- Have any eye problems, particularly increased intraocular pressure or narrow -angle glaucoma
- Have any stomach problems, particularly a stenosing peptic ulcer or a pyloroduodenal obstruction
- Have a bladder problem called urinary bladder-neck obstruction
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed