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NUCALA was the right
choice for me.
And I got the
support
I needed
to get started.

Ready to start? We're ready to help.

Your healthcare team is your first line of support when you start NUCALA. But many other services are available to help you start and stay on your treatment with NUCALA as prescribed.

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$0 Co-pay Program

Even with insurance coverage, it may be difficult to cover your co-payments. That's why the $0 Co-pay Program for NUCALA helps insured patients with their co-payments.

For eligible patients who fill out the Services Request form, the program can help with co-payments of up to $9,000 per year. Once you apply, you will receive a letter within two weeks about your eligibility, so you can start using the program right away. The coverage does not include the cost of your doctor visits or the administration of NUCALA.

You are eligible if you have commercial insurance or are uninsured.
You are not eligible if you have a state or federal government-funded medical or prescription drug plan such as Medicare, Medicaid, or TRICARE or have insurance with a non-participating commercial payer.

Please see Terms and Conditions for full program eligibility details.

Please see Terms and Conditions for full program eligibility details

Co-pay Program Requirements:

To determine if you are eligible for the Co-pay Program for NUCALA, you and your healthcare provider must complete the enrollment form.

If you are eligible, the Co-pay Program for NUCALA may provide support for your cost share for NUCALA, up to a maximum amount of $9,000 annually. The Co-pay Program for NUCALA is not insurance. GSK reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend this program without notice.

You must have a prescription for NUCALA in order to apply for the Co-pay Program for NUCALA.

If you have insurance coverage provided through a state or federal government-funded medical or prescription drug program, including but not limited to Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, and Mi Salud, you are not eligible to participate in the Co-pay Program for NUCALA.

If you have prescription drug coverage that is provided by a commercial payer and the commercial payer has opted out of the Co-pay Program for NUCALA, you are not eligible to participate.

You must live in the United States (including the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands).

You should inform program representatives of any changes in insurance coverage during the course of your enrollment in the Co-pay Program for NUCALA. Please note that after 90 days of non-use of an approved and/or activated Co-pay Card, funding will be released back into the program. If you are still receiving the product, you may contact the program and request that funds be reloaded onto the Co-pay Card.

3 ways to apply:

  1. Download the Services Request form and bring it to your doctor's office.
  2. Complete the Services Request form, available at your doctor's office.
  3. Call Gateway to NUCALA at 1-844-4-NUCALA (1-844-468-2252) toll-free.

The completed form must include all information, including signatures.

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Important Safety Information

Do not use NUCALA if you are allergic to mepolizumab or any of the ingredients in NUCALA.

Important Safety Information

Do not use NUCALA if you are allergic to mepolizumab or any of the ingredients in NUCALA.

Do not use to treat sudden breathing problems.

NUCALA can cause serious side effects, including:

  • allergic (hypersensitivity) reactions, including anaphylaxis. Serious allergic reactions can happen after you get your injection of NUCALA. Allergic reactions can sometimes happen hours or days after you get a dose of NUCALA. Tell your healthcare provider or get emergency help right away if you have any of the following symptoms of an allergic reaction:
    • swelling of your face, mouth, and tongue
    • breathing problems
    • fainting, dizziness, feeling light-headed (low blood pressure)
    • rash
    • hives
  • Herpes zoster infections that can cause shingles have happened in people who received NUCALA.

Before receiving NUCALA, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:

    • have not had chickenpox (varicella) or the chickenpox vaccine.
    • are taking oral or inhaled corticosteroid medicines. Do not stop taking your other asthma medicines, including your corticosteroid medicines, unless instructed by your healthcare provider because this may cause other symptoms to come back.
    • have a parasitic (helminth) infection.
    • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if NUCALA may harm your unborn baby.
      • A pregnancy registry for women who receive NUCALA while pregnant collects information about the health of you and your baby. You can talk to your healthcare provider about how to take part in this registry or you can get more information and register by calling 1-877-311-8972 or visit www.mothertobaby.org/asthma.
    • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. You and your healthcare provider should decide if you will use NUCALA and breastfeed. You should not do both without talking with your healthcare provider first.
    • are taking prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
  • The most common side effects of NUCALA include: headache, injection site reactions (pain, redness, swelling, itching, or a burning feeling at the injection site), back pain, and weakness (fatigue).

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA.
Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.