Letairis patient assistance program
Have you been prescribed Letairis and need help paying for your medication? With our help, you may be able to get your essential medicine for just $49 per month*.
Prescription Care works directly with your healthcare provider to help you enroll in assistance programs for prescription medications. All stages of the application process are handled by us on your behalf, helping you to secure easy and affordable access to the medications you need.
Your monthly Letairis cost savings if eligible
If you are eligible for the Letairis patient assistance program, you could receive your medication for a flat fee of $49 per month. You could save:
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Am I eligible for the Letairis patient assistance program?
At Prescription Care we will review your potential eligibility for the Letairis patient assistance program. We review each Letairis application individually, although the main factors considered by most programs are:
- 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 Letairis patient assistance program?
Our application process is simple and straightforward, making it as easy as possible to apply for the Letairis patient assistance program. Begin by completing your enrollment application on our website. You will need to tell us about any medications you’re taking, including Letairis. We’ll also ask for details about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income.
Once we have reviewed the details of your application we will determine if you may be eligible for Letairis assistance. If you are eligible we’ll handle the full application process for you. Once enrolled in the Letairis patient assistance program, we’ll also request your Letairis medication refills on your behalf for up to one year.
Is Prescription Care a Letairis coupons provider?
Prescription Care is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Letairis patient assistance program. We are not a Letairis coupon, a Letairis discount card, or a Letairis copay card provider. We don’t offer printable Letairis manufacturer coupons, Letairis discounts, rebates, Letairis savings cards, trial offers, or free Letairis samples. If you’re looking for coupons for Letairis or cheap Letairis, you will likely save more by applying for the patient assistance program with Prescription Care.
Can Prescription Care help me get Letairis if I have insurance?
Eligibility for the patient assistance program will depend on a range of factors. You may be eligible if you have insurance and your insurance company won’t pay for your Letairis medication, or you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We may even be able to help if you don’t have insurance or your Medicare plan doesn’t cover Letairis.
Apply online to find out more.
How much is Letairis with insurance?
The cost of Letairis will depend on the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out exactly what you would need to pay for Letairis, your insurance provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your insurance.
How much does Letairis cost without insurance?
Letairis prices without insurance will vary depending on the amount you buy, and where you buy it from. As a guide, a bottle of 30 Letairis tablets, at either 5 mg or 10 mg, will cost around $10,000.
What is Letairis?
Letairis is prescribed to adults to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), high blood pressure in the vessels inside your lungs.
PAH can interfere with how much oxygen you absorb into your blood. With PAH, the vessels and arteries in your lungs can narrow, become blocked, and damaged. This increases your blood pressure in your lungs and reduces how much oxygen you can take into your blood. When you have PAH, it can make you feel short of breath, cause chest pain, fatigue, heart palpitations, and fainting. It can also make it harder for you to exercise.
Letairis helps to relax the muscle tissue in the arteries and blood vessels inside your lungs. This can improve blood flow and reduce blood pressure, providing relief from your PAH symptoms. Letairis can slow down the worsening of your PAH, and it can improve your ability to exercise.
Letairis active ingredients
The active ingredient in Letairis is called ambrisentan. It opens up the arteries and vessels in your lungs to help reduce blood pressure and improve blood flow. Muscle tissue in your arteries and blood vessels can constrict and tighten, reducing the flow of blood and increasing blood pressure. This happens when your body releases a substance called endothelin. Endothelin attaches to areas on the surface of the muscle called endothelin receptors. This stimulates the receptors and causes the muscle to constrict.
Ambrisentan works by stopping this from happening. When you take Letairis, the ambrisentan molecules it contains attach to these endothelin receptors, blocking them. This means endothelin can’t bind with and stimulate the receptors. This stops your blood vessels from becoming constricted, improving blood flow.
Letairis side effects & Letairis drug interactions
The most common side effects caused by Letairis include:
- A stuffy nose (nasal congestion)
- Inflamed nasal passages (sinusitis)
- Swelling of your hands, legs, ankles, or feet (peripheral edema)
- Hot flushes
- Headaches (when taken with tadalafil)
- A cough (when taken with tadalafil)
- Indigestion (when taken with tadalafil)
- Bronchitis (when taken with tadalafil)
In rare instances, Letairis can cause more serious side effects, including:
- Severe allergic reactions to the medication
- Serious birth defects if taken during pregnancy
- Swelling all over your body caused by fluid retention
- A decreased sperm count
- Anemia (low red blood cell count) can happen during the few weeks of taking Letairis. In severe cases, it may require a blood transfusion
- Liver damage
Your doctor will assess your risk of side effects against the benefits of taking Letairis.
When you take Letairis with other medications, they can interact which may potentially change how Letairis and the other medications work. In some instances, certain side effects can become more likely and more severe. It is known to interact with the following:
- Any other medications taken to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension
- Cyclosporine, an immunosuppressant medication usually taken to treat inflammatory diseases
- Rifampicin, an antibiotic used to treat a range of infections
Letairis warnings & precautions
Letairis can cause serious birth defects if you take it during pregnancy. You should never take Letairis when you’re pregnant, and you must make sure you don’t become pregnant whilst taking it. You should use two forms of effective birth control whilst taking Letairis. Talk to your physician about birth control and about pregnancy testing whilst taking Letairis.
Letairis isn’t suitable for everyone. Don’t take Letairis if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient ambrisentan
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Letairis
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Have idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) – a chronic lung-scarring disease
- Are under 18 years of age
Talk to your doctor before taking Letairis if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Letairis (see the section above)
- Have anemia (a low blood cell count)
- Have any liver problems
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed