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The big 3 insulin manufacturers offer several different patient assistance programs and co-pay cards to help cover the high cost of insulin in the United States. Not all of these programs and cards are the same and you may only be eligible for one, or maybe even none at all. These are not solutions by any means, but they can help some people that are able to gain access to them.
Novo Nordisk manufactures the following insulins:
If you are using any of these insulins or diabetes medications, we may be able to assist you in obtaining a co-pay card or applying for a longer term PAP.
Novo Nordisk offers a year round patient assistance program that provides the following medication free of cost to those who meet the eligibility criteria:
In response to rapid income and health insurance loss during the COVID19 global pandemic, Novo Nordisk is offering a 90 day supply of the following products free of charge to those who meet certain eligibility requirements:
We are unsure how long this will be available. This offer is only available to those who can provide proof of loss of healthcare benefits during the pandemic in addition to meeting all usual PAP requirements as listed in Option 1 on this page. You do not need to provide proof of income for this PAP.
How to apply:
Novo Nordisk Inc. PO Box 370 Somerville, NJ, 08876
There are no fees to participate or apply. Applications can take up to 1-2 days for processing. If approved, the medication will be sent to your healthcare provider's office where you can pick it up. Delivery of medication can take 10-14 additional days. If you meet the eligibility requirements and are approved, you will receive a letter of approval and be enrolled for 12 months. Medicare patients must submit applications by November 30th of each calendar year and qualified Medicare patients will be enrolled in the program through December 31st of the calendar year. You must reapply annually.
Novo Nordisk also offers savings cards for the following medications:
You can find all the savings cards listed on this webpage. Restrictions vary by medication but eligible patients can pay from $5-$45 per 30 day supply for up to 24 months with a limit of $100-$400 maximum savings per 30 day supply.
How to apply:
To apply for any of the savings cards, click on your medication on this webpage and fill out the questionnaire. Once finished, you will have the opportunity to print, download, or email your savings card. Present your savings card when picking up your prescription at the pharmacy.
Novo Nordisk offers a $99 insulin savings card for one month's supply of any of their products as listed here:
How to apply:
You can get your card on this webpage by filling out your name and checking the mandatory acknowledgement boxes. You will then be able to print, download, or email your card. Medicare Part D beneficiaries must apply by calling 1-888-910-0446.
This card is capped at three vials or two boxes of pens per month. The card is valid for one calendar year.