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Forteo patient assistance program

If you are unable to afford your Forteo 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 Forteo prescription for $49 per month!* 

Your monthly Forteo cost savings if eligible

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Your 30-day savings
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Am I eligible for the Forteo patient assistance program?

Forteo is a brand name medication manufactured by US pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Co. If you are prescribed Forteo 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 Forteo 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 Forteo 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 Forteo 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: 

  • Tymlos (abaloparatide) 
  • Fosamax (alendronic acid) 
  • Evista (raloxifene) 
  • Boniva (ibandronic acid) 

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 Forteo coupon?

The Forteo patient assistance program offered to eligible enrollees through Prescription Care is not a coupon, generic Forteo, 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 Forteo coupon, keep in mind that you can likely save more on the medication via Prescription Care. When obtaining your Forteo medication via Prescription Care, your total cost for the medication will never be more than $49 per month

What is Forteo prescribed for?

Forteo is prescribed to osteoporosis patients who are at risk of broken bones and other bone fractures. Forteo is also indicated for patients who have already had osteoporosis-related fractures. 

Active Ingredient  

The active ingredient in Forteo is teriparatide, a synthetic hormone. While other osteoporosis medications inhibit bone breakdown, teriparatide is the only approved medication that promotes the growth of new bone tissue. 

Conditions treated by Forteo


Osteoporosis is a bone disease which can lead to serious complications that affect a patient’s quality of life. The condition reduces bone density, making bones more brittle and prone to fractures. Osteoporosis can develop over a long period of time without presenting serious symptoms. Often, a bone fracture – especially in people over 50 – is the first sign of osteoporosis. 

Patients can develop osteoporosis as a result of a number of diseases and conditions, while others may develop the disease after long-term use of corticosteroids and other medications. Compared to men, women who have gone through menopause are at greater risk of developing osteoporosis.  

*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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