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Patient Support Programs (PSPs) for People Taking Biologics/Biosimilars 

Overview of PSP Services for Psoriasis & Psoriatic Arthritis

Below you will find a listing of all Patient Support Programs for all the biologics and biosimilars currently being used to treat psoriatic disease.  The information outlines the drug, how it is administered, who is the associated pharmaceutical company along with details on the Patient Support Program associated with that medication. The information outlines the support that is offered for patients currently taking that medication.  

 Psoriatic Arthritis

 Name of Treatment Administration Pharmaceutical Compay Name of PSP
 Cimzia     Injection UCB Canada  CIMZIASolutions
Cosentyx   Injection  Novartis XPOSE
Erelzi                        Injection

Sandoz

(a division of Novartis)

XPOSE
Enbrel                 Injection Amgen Enliven Services
Humira         Injection AbbVie AbbvieCare
Orencia             Injection    Bristol-Myers-Squibb  Response 
For Psoriasis
 Name of Treatment Administration Pharmaceutical Compay Name of PSP
 Cimzia     Injection UCB Canada  CIMZIASolutions
Cosentyx   Injection  Novartis XPOSE
Erelzi                        Injection

Sandoz

(a division of Novartis)

XPOSE
Enbrel                 Injection Amgen Enliven Services
Humira         Injection AbbVie AbbvieCare
Skyrizi Injection AbbVie AbbvieCare

Inflectra 

(biosimilar to Remicade) 

IV Infusion   Pfizer Inflectra Patient Support Program

Renflexis

(biosimilar to Remicade) 

IV Infusion   Merck Harmony

Siliq 

Injection Bausch Health Siliq Patient Support Program
Remicade        IV Infusion Janssen   BioAdvance

Stelara              

Injection       Janssen BioAdvance

Tremfya

Injetion Janssen  Bioadvance

Taltz                 

Injection Eli Lilly Canada Inc  LillyPlus TM

Patient Support Programs

You may qualify for a Patient Support Program offered by the manufacturer of the medication which can offer support to access the drug you require. In some cases, reimbursement assistance is available. In some cases, your physician's office may have to coordinate with the Patient Support Program whereas in others you the patient can reach out directly. Contact manufacturer for details.

 

Medication

Manufacturer

Contact

Cosentyx

(Sekukinumab)

Novartis

Cosentyx™ Connect (Patient Support Program)

Cosentyx™ Connect Personal Support Program ™. 
1-844-267-3689

Enbrel

(Etanercept)

Amgen

Enbrel® 

Enliven Services:

1-877-9ENBREL

1-877-936-2735

Humira

(Adalimumab)

 

Abbvie

1-866-848-6472

https://www.abbviecare.ca/humira/userenbre

Otezla

(Apremilast Tablets)

Celgene

PrOtezla® ez Start

1-844-ez-Start

1-844-397-8278

Remicade (Influximab),

Simponi (golimumab),

Stelara (ustekinumab)

Janssen

1-866-872-5770

https://www.bioadvancemember.ca/login.aspx

  Janssen

Biolgoics Savings Partnership

https://www.biologicsavingspartnership.com

Silkis

Galderma

905-762-2472

Taltz

Ixekizumab

Eli Lilly

1-888-545-5972 

 

   

 

Patient Support Preferences

CAPP asked patients who are using or have used a Patient Support Program what aspects of the program they valued the most. These programs offer different services (see the tables above), including help getting insurance coverage, financial assistance and support in using the drug. Overall, the services provided by PSPs that help patients access the biologic / biosimilar that they have been prescribed were the most highly valued by patients.

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