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Effient patient assistance program

If you are unable to afford your Effient medication, we may be able to help. The Prescription Care program helps uninsured and underinsured individuals with chronic conditions who cannot afford their medications. If you qualify for prescription assistance, you can receive your Effient prescription for $49 per month!* 

Your monthly Effient cost savings if eligible

$475
Average 30-day price
at US Pharmacy
$49.00
Your 30-day price
at Prescription Care
$426
Your 30-day savings
with Prescription Care
$475
Average 30-day price
at US Pharmacy
$49.00
Your 30-day price
at Prescription Care
$426
Your 30-day savings
with Prescription Care

Am I eligible for the Effient patient assistance program?

Effient is a brand name medication manufactured by the US pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Co. If you are prescribed Effient but cannot afford your medication, you may be eligible for a patient assistance program.   

Individuals who meet certain eligibility criteria have the opportunity to receive Effient without paying full retail price.

We help enrollees obtain a number of important medications. You’ll be notified should you qualify for any additional assistance.

We review each application individually and the main factors considered include:

  • US Residency
  • Combined household income
  • Insurance status
General income criteria
  • Up to $36,000
  • Up to $50,000
  • Up to $100,000

Advantages of receiving Effient through Prescription Care

  • Free, no-obligation consultation to determine eligibility
  • All required paperwork managed by our team on your behalf
  • Courteous and professional assistance (Monday-Friday 9am-5pm EST)
  • Money-back guarantee**
  • Zero hidden fees or charges for services
Get Effient for $49/month

How can I apply through Prescription Care?

We serve those at risk of going without important, life-saving medications due to financial reasons.
Here is how it works:
  • STEP 1
  • STEP 2
  • STEP 3
  • STEP 4
  • STEP 5

Once enrolled in our service, you will be charged a flat monthly fee of $49 per medication. This fee covers the cost of your medication, regardless of retail price. Because each program conducts its own eligibility screening, final acceptance is determined by the pharmaceutical company.

Please note that Prescription Care is not an insurance provider or a discount card program

Does Prescription Care cover my other drugs?

We help enrollees obtain a number of important medications. Should you qualify for any additional assistance, you will be notified by one of our representatives.  

A few examples of other similar drugs available through Prescription Care include: 

  • Plavix (clopidogrel) 
  • Brilinta (ticagrelor) 
  • Agrylin (anagrelide) 

Prescription Care can save you money

If any of your medications are not approved for assistance, Prescription Care can appeal the rejection at no additional cost.

**Should you be denied acceptance to a prescription assistance program, you will receive a full refund of the fees associated with the rejected medication application.


Is Prescription Care considered a Effient coupon?

 The Effient patient assistance program offered to eligible enrollees through Prescription Care is not a coupon, generic Effient, or a discount card. Prescription Care does not offer printable coupons, rebates, savings cards, trial offers, or free samples.  

If you are looking for a Effient coupon, keep in mind that you can likely save more on the medication via Prescription Care. When obtaining your Effient medication via Prescription Care, your total cost for the medication will never be more than $49 per month. 


What is Effient prescribed for?

Effient is prescribed (with aspirin) to treat heart disease. If you have recently suffered a heart attack, currently experiencing severe chest pain, have undergone an angioplasty, or have unstable angina, your physician may prescribe Effient.  

Effient is an ‘antiplatelet’ medication which improves and maintains blood flow throughout the body. It functions by stopping platelets (a type of blood cell) from forming blood clots which could potentially block an artery or stent.  

Active Ingredient 

The active ingredient in Effient is prasugrel, an antiplatelet medication, which works by preventing platelets from clumping together to form clots that increase the risk of heart attack, stroke or even death. 


Conditions treated by Effient

Acute Coronary Syndrome 

Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) is the sudden decrease in blood flow and oxygen to the heart, caused by the narrowing of blood vessels. Lack of oxygen can lead to unstable angina or a heart attack. 

Symptoms of ACS include: chest pain, feelings of discomfort (eg. crushing sensation, sense of pressure/tightness in the chest), and pain or discomfort in arms, shoulders, neck, back, or jaw. Other symptoms can include heartburn, nausea, shortness of breath, weakness, or fainting.  


*Qualifying persons may obtain medications directly from patient assistance programs without any out-of-pocket cost (or for less than $49 per medication). However, our monthly flat rate of just $49 per medication spares you the hassle of tracking down the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program.

Enrollees enjoy a full-service solution, as Prescription Care assists them and their physicians with the entire process. We prepare all required documents for the physician to sign, help enrollees manage all prescription refills, monitor eligibility criteria, and maintain enrollment.

**If you do not receive medications because you were determined to be ineligible for the prescription assistance by the applicable pharmaceutical companies and you have a letter of denial, we will refund any fees you paid toward medications for which you did not qualify to receive prescription assistance (Refund).

To receive a Refund, you must send the letter of denial to us by fax to 866-262-2603, or by e-mail to [email protected] within 30 days of your receipt of such letter. The Refund is your sole and exclusive remedy for any fees you may wish to dispute.


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