Mayzent patient assistance program
Have you been prescribed Mayzent? Do you need help paying for your essential medication? Then try Prescription Care. With our assistance, you could get your Mayzent prescription for a flat fee of $49 per month.*
At Prescription Care, we work with your healthcare provider to help you enroll in patient assistance programs for prescription medications. This includes the Mayzent patient assistance program. We handle the full enrollment process for you, helping you to get easy and affordable access to the medications you need.
Your monthly Mayzent cost savings if eligible
If eligible for the Mayzent patient assistance program, you could get your Mayzent prescription for a flat fee of $49 per month. This single monthly fee covers the full cost of your Mayzent medicine.
Am I eligible for the Mayzent patient assistance program?
In order to be eligible for the Mayzent patient assistance program you must meet specific eligibility criteria. At Prescription Care, we review each Mayzent enrollment application individually. It is likely the following factors will be considered:
How do I apply for the Mayzent patient assistance program?
Our process is simple and straightforward. Prescription Care makes it as easy as possible to apply for the Mayzent patient assistance program. The first step is to complete your enrollment application. This can be done quickly and simply online through our website. At this stage you will need to tell us about any medications you’re taking, including Mayzent. You will also need to provide accurate and up to date information about your healthcare provider, your insurance plan, and your household income. This is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers that supply your medication.
Once we determine that you may be eligible for Mayzent assistance, we’ll handle the full enrollment process for you, and will also request your Mayzent medication refills on your behalf for up to one year.
Is Prescription Care a Mayzent coupons provider?
Prescription Care is not a Mayzent coupon, a Mayzent discount card, or a Mayzent copay card provider. We don’t offer printable Mayzent manufacturer coupons, Mayzent discounts, rebates, Mayzent savings cards, trial offers, or free Mayzent samples. Prescription Care is a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Mayzent patient assistance program.
Can Prescription Care help me get Mayzent if I have insurance?
At Prescription Care, we review each enrollment application individually, and may be able to help in a range of circumstances, including if:
- You have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility for Mayzent
- Your insurance company won’t pay for your Mayzent prescription
- You don’t have insurance
To find out if you may be eligible for the patient assistance program, apply online with Prescription Care.
How much is Mayzent with insurance?
The cost of Mayzent with insurance will depend on your healthcare plan. Your pharmacist or healthcare provider will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.
How much does Mayzent cost without insurance?
Mayzent prices without insurance will vary depending on the dose you buy (0.25 mg or 2 mg) and will also vary by retailer. As a guide, a pack of 30, 0.25 mg Mayzent tablets will cost around $1,900.
What is Mayzent?
Mayzent is a prescription medicine given to adults to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis, including:
- Clinically isolated syndrome (CIS)
- Relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS)
- Secondary-progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS)
Although MS is incurable, medications like Mayzent can help to slow the progression of your condition. Mayzent can help to reduce the damage caused by your white blood cells to the nerves in your brain and spine, reducing the number of relapses you have and slowing the progression of your MS.
Mayzent is a prescription medication you take as a tablet you swallow. You typically take one or more tablets a day, but make sure you always take your Mayzent exactly as described by the doctor who prescribes it to you.
Mayzent active ingredients
The active ingredient in Mayzent is called siponimod. Siponimod helps to protect your central nervous system from damage caused by your immune system. It works by attaching to the surface of some of your white blood cells, called lymphocytes, at sites called sphingosine-1-phosphate receptors. By attaching to these receptors, siponimod stops your lymphocytes from moving to your central nervous system, limiting the inflammation and damage they can cause.
Mayzent side effects & Mayzent drug interactions
The most common side effects caused by Mayzent include:
- A rise in blood pressure (hypertension)
- High liver enzyme levels in blood tests
In rare instances, Mayzent can cause more serious side effects, including:
- A slowed heart rate (bradycardia or bradyarrhythmia) when you first start taking Mayzent – a slowed heart rate can cause heart complications, including heart failure
- An increased risk of infections, including serious infections (Mayzent reduces the number of white blood cells in your blood, which can lower your immune system function)
- Swelling and narrowing of the blood vessels in your brain (posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome), that can cause strokes
- A vision problem called macular edema that can cause changes to your vision
- A rise in blood pressure to dangerous levels (hypertension)
- Liver problems that can reduce liver function
- New or worsening breathing problems
- Severe allergic reactions to the medication
- Severe worsening of multiple sclerosis symptoms after stopping Mayzent compared to your symptoms before or during treatment
Mayzent can interact with:
- Any other medications taken for multiple sclerosis
- Medications taken for an irregular heartbeat, such as amiodarone, procainamide, quinidine, or sotalol
- Medications that slow down your heartbeat, such digoxin or ivabradine, calcium channel blockers like diltiazem or verapamil, or beta blockers like bisoprolol or metoprolol
- Medications that alter how your immune system works, like immunosuppressants or chemotherapy drugs
- A type of vaccine called a live attenuated vaccine
- Medications taken to treat fungal infections, including fluconazole
- Carbamazepine, an anticonvulsant to reduce the risk of seizures
- Modafinil, a medication taken to treat certain sleep disorders
- Light therapy (phototherapy) with UV radiation or PUVA photochemotherapy
Mayzent warnings & precautions
Don’t take Mayzent if you:
- Are allergic to the active ingredient siponimod
- Are allergic to any of the other ingredients in Mayzent
- Have a heart block or irregular/abnormal heartbeat (arrhythmia), unless you have a pacemaker
- Have had a heart attack, heart failure, unstable angina, a stroke or mini-stroke (transient ischemic attack or TIA) in the last six months
- Have a CYP2C9*3/*3 genotype – this will be tested for before you start taking Mayzent
- Are under 18 years of age
Talk to your doctor before taking Mayzent if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Mayzent
- Have an abnormal or irregular heartbeat
- Have a slow heart rate
- Have ever had a stroke or other diseases related to blood vessels in your brain
- Have high blood pressure
- Have any liver problems
- Have diabetes
- Have any eye problems, particularly an inflammation of the eye called uveitis
- Have any breathing problems, including when you sleep
- Have an active infection or fever
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed