Breztri Aerosphere patient assistance program (2024)

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Is your Breztri Aerosphere medication too expensive? Start receiving your medication for only $49 per month.*

Complete a free online enrollment application to find out if you’re eligible to pay only $49 per month for your Breztri Aerosphere medication with our help.

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    Ongoing refills: We request your medication refills on your behalf

NiceRx works with your healthcare provider to help you access affordable medications directly from U.S. pharmaceutical companies.

How it works

  • Enroll online

    Get started by filling out the online enrollment application to find out if you are eligible for assistance.

  • Pre-qualification

    NiceRx verifies your eligibility for medication assistance and notifies you if you are pre-qualified. The pharmaceutical company provides your medication for free, and you only pay our service fee.

  • Submit documents

    We will request documents to be submitted by you and your healthcare provider that are required by the pharmaceutical company to complete your enrollment.

  • Receive medication

    Once approved, the pharmaceutical company typically ships a 90-day supply of medication to your home or healthcare provider’s address. Final acceptance is determined by the pharmaceutical company.

Medically reviewed byJamie Winn, PharmD

Your monthly Breztri aerosphere cost savings if eligible

If you are eligible for the Breztri patient assistance program, the cost of your medication will be free. We only charge $49 per month for each medication, to cover our service fees. You could receive your Breztri aerosphere prescription for just $49 a month, regardless of the retail price of your medication.

StrengthAvg. monthly price at
a US pharmacy
NiceRx monthly
price
Monthly savings
with NiceRx
10.7gm of 160-9-4.8mcg/act aerosol$529.00$49.00$480.00
5.9gm of 160-9-4.8mcg/act aerosol$295.00$49.00$246.00

Am I eligible for the Breztri aerosphere patient assistance program?

We will review your application to determine whether you are eligible for the Breztri aerosphere patient assistance program. Each program has its own eligibility criteria which are set by the pharmaceutical companies, however, the factors considered by most programs are:

  • I am a permanent, legal resident of the United States or Puerto Rico
  • I am uninsured or my insurance doesn’t cover my medication
  • I meet certain income eligibility requirements

How do I apply for the Breztri aerosphere patient assistance program?

We make it as easy as possible to apply for the Breztri aerosphere patient assistance program. The first step is to complete ourenrollment application. Tell us about any medications you are taking, including Breztri aerosphere. We will also ask for details about your healthcare provider, insurance, and your household income. This information is required by the pharmaceutical manufacturers who ship your medication.

If we determine that you may be eligible for Breztri aerosphere assistance, we will handle the application process for you. We will work directly with your healthcare provider to prepare your application documents. Once we have received the signed application and supporting documents, we will submit them to the patient assistance program on your behalf. Our service continues once you are enrolled in the Breztri aerosphere patient assistance program, and we will automatically request your Breztri aerosphere medication refills for up to 1 year.

Is NiceRx a Breztri aerosphere coupons provider?

We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access the Breztri aerosphere patient assistance program. That means that we do not offer printable Breztri aerosphere manufacturer coupons, Breztri aerosphere discounts, or free Breztri aerosphere samples. We are not a Breztri aerosphere coupon provider or Breztri aerosphere discount card. Our service extends to assisting eligible individuals to access the medications they need through patient assistance programs.

Can NiceRx help me get Breztri aerosphere if I have insurance?

We may be able to help you to access Breztri aerosphere patient assistance in a variety of circumstances. This includes when your insurance company will not pay for your Breztri aerosphere medication or if you have a high copay or coinsurance responsibility. We may also be able to help you if you do not have insurance. Pleaseapply onlineto find out more.

How much does Breztri aerosphere cost without insurance?

Breztri aerosphere cost without insurance will vary depending on where you buy it. As a guide, BreztriAerosphere inhalation aerosol (160 mcg-4.8 mcg-9 mcg/inh) usually costs $360 for a supply of 5.9 grams. With NiceRx you will pay a flat monthly fee of $49, regardless of the retail price of your medication.

How much does Breztri aerosphere cost with insurance?

The copay for Breztri aerosphere with insurance depends on the terms of your healthcare plan. To find out how much this is, your healthcare provider or pharmacist will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.

What is Breztri aerosphere?

Breztri aerosphere is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by AstraZeneca.

Breztri aerosphere is a combination of budesonide, an inhaled corticosteroid (ICS), glycopyrrolate, an anticholinergic, and formoterol fumarate, a long-acting beta2-agonist ((LABA) bronchodilator), indicated for the maintenance treatment of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD is a chronic lung disease that includes chronic bronchitis, emphysema, or both. Breztri aerosphere will significantly reduce the annual rate of moderate or severeCOPD exacerbations.

Breztri Aerosphere is not for the treatment of asthma, sudden breathing problems, or acute bronchospasm.It is not a rescue inhaler. LABA medicines such as formoterol fumarate when used alone increase the risk of hospitalizations and death from asthma problems. Breztri Aerosphere contains an ICS, an anticholinergic, and a LABA. When an ICS and LABA are used together, there is not a significant risk in hospitalizations and deaths from asthma problems.

What doses of Breztri aerosphere are available?

Breztri aerosphere is available as an inhalation aerosol, in the following doses: Pressurized metered-dose inhaler containing a combination of budesonide (160 mcg), glycopyrrolate (9 mcg), and formoterol fumarate (4.8 mcg) per inhalation.

Please read the full prescribing information and patient information for patient safety information, and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice or about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.

Breztri aerosphere active ingredients

Breztri aerosphere contains a combination of budesonide, glycopyrrolate, and formoterol fumarate as the active ingredients.

Breztri aerosphere side effects

The most common side effects of Breztri aerosphere in clinical trials include:

  • Upper respiratory tract infection, pneumonia
  • Back pain, muscle spasm
  • Oral thrush, cough, sinusitis
  • Influenza
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Diarrhea

In rare instances, Breztri aerosphere can cause more serious side effects. These can include:

  • Potential worsening of infections such as existing tuberculosis, fungal, bacterial, viral, or parasitic infections, ocular herpes simplex
  • Risk of impaired adrenal function
  • Hypercorticism and adrenal suppression
  • Paradoxical bronchospasm
  • Glaucoma and cataracts, worsening of narrow-angle glaucoma
  • Worsening of urinary retention
  • Hypokalemia – low levels of potassium may cause symptoms of muscle spasm, muscle weakness, or abnormal heart rhythm
  • Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar levels)
  • Effects on your heart – increased blood pressure, a fast or irregular heartbeat, chest pain
  • Serious allergic reactions – rash, hives, swelling of your face, mouth, and tongue, breathing problems

Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Breztri aerosphere against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Breztri aerosphere to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Breztri aerosphere drug interactions

Breztri aerosphere can interact with other medications. These include:

  • Strong cytochrome P450 3A4 inhibitors – ketoconazole, ritonavir, atazanavir, clarithromycin, indinavir, itraconazole
  • Other adrenergic drugs
  • Diuretics
  • Xanthine derivatives or steroids
  • Monoamine oxidase inhibitors and tricyclic antidepressants
  • Beta-blockers
  • Anticholinergics

This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with the Breztri aerosphere. Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Breztri aerosphere contraindications

You should not use Breztri aerosphere if you:

  • Are allergic to the active ingredient budesonide, glycopyrrolate, or formoterol fumarate
  • Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Breztri aerosphere

Talk to your doctor before using Breztri aerosphere if you:

  • Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Breztri aerosphere
  • Have hepatic impairment
  • Have renal impairment
  • Have heart problems orhigh blood pressure
  • Suffer from seizures
  • Have thyroid problems
  • Have diabetes
  • Have osteoporosis
  • Have problems with your immune system
  • Have eye problems such as glaucoma or cataracts
  • Have prostate or bladder problems, or problems passing urine
  • Have a viral, bacterial, parasitic, or fungal infection
  • Are pregnant or plan to become pregnant
  • Are breastfeedingor plan to breastfeed

Breztri aerosphere generic

Breztri aerosphere is the trademark brand name for budesonide 160 mcg, glycopyrrolate 9 mcg, and formoterol fumarate 4.8 mcg manufactured by AstraZeneca. A generic version of budesonide 160 mcg, glycopyrrolate 9 mcg, and formoterol fumarate 4.8 mcg are not available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Breztri aerosphere savings through NiceRx.

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*Qualifying persons may obtain medications directly from patient assistance programs without any out-of-pocket cost (or for less than $49 per medication). However, our monthly flat rate of just $49 per medication spares you the hassle of tracking the different programs and filling out all the required paperwork for each program. Subject to medication availability and acceptance by the pharmaceutical companies. NiceRx is not responsible for any delays or rejection by the pharmaceutical companies.

Enrollees enjoy a full-service solution, as NiceRx assists them and their physicians with the entire process. We prepare all required documents for the physician to sign, help enrollees manage all prescription refills, monitor eligibility criteria, and maintain enrollment.

**If you do not receive medications because you were determined to be ineligible for the prescription assistance by the applicable pharmaceutical companies and you have a letter of denial, we will refund any fees you paid toward medications for which you did not qualify to receive prescription assistance (“Refund”).

To receive a refund, you must send the letter of denial to us by fax to 888-517-7444, or by e-mail to [emailprotected] within 30 days of your receipt of such letter. The Refund is your sole and exclusive remedy for any fees you may wish to dispute.

The content on this website is intended for information purposes only. It does not constitute medical advice. The information on this website should not be relied upon and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always speak to your doctor regarding the risks and benefits of any treatment.

Breztri Aerosphere patient assistance program (2024)

FAQs

Does BREZTRI have a patient assistance program? ›

AstraZeneca is committed to helping those who can't afford BREZTRI. BREZTRI for as low as $0§ with the BREZTRI Zero Pay Card. patient assistance program, AZ&Me. may apply.

Why is BREZTRI so expensive? ›

Breztri Aerosphere only comes as a brand-name drug. It's not currently available in a generic version. A generic drug is an exact copy of the active drug in a brand-name medication. Generics tend to cost less than brand-name drugs.

Does AARP cover BREZTRI? ›

BREZTRI is [Now] Covered On The Largest Plans§ in the Nation, including AARP® Medicare Advantage, Silverscript Choice, and Humana Part D. “Largest plans” are defined as health plan with greater than 3 million lives covered in the nation, as calculated by Fingertip Formulary® as of 10/19/2021.

Is BREZTRI a Tier 3 drug? ›

Medicare prescription drug plans typically list Breztri Aerosphere on Tier 3 of their formulary.

How to get insurance to pay for inhaler? ›

Your healthcare provider will likely have to show that the prescribed asthma inhaler is medically necessary for your insurance to cover the drug costs. Your insurance plan might also require prior authorization for coverage.

What does BREZTRI cost? ›

The cost for Breztri Aerosphere inhalation aerosol (160 mcg-4.8 mcg-9 mcg/inh) is around $373 for a supply of 5.9 grams, depending on the pharmacy you visit.

Will BREZTRI make me gain weight? ›

Does Breztri Aerosphere inhaler cause weight gain? No, weight gain is not a side effect reported in Breztri Aerosphere's clinical trials. Budesonide, a corticosteroid drug in Breztri Aerosphere, can weaken your adrenal function. This may cause weight loss.

How long should you take BREZTRI? ›

BREZTRI is used long term as 2 inhalations 2 times each day (2 puffs in the morning and 2 puffs in the evening) to improve symptoms of COPD for better breathing*,† and to reduce the number of flare-ups*,† (the worsening of your COPD symptoms for several days).

What is the generic for BREZTRI inhaler? ›

Generic Name: budesonide-glycopyr-formoterol

This inhaler contains 3 medications: budesonide, glycopyrrolate, and formoterol. Budesonide works by reducing the irritation and swelling of the airways.

Does BREZTRI improve lung function? ›

BREZTRI is used long term for the treatment of COPD.

BREZTRI was proven to improve lung function starting within 5 minutes. *Results may vary. †BREZTRI is not used to relieve sudden breathing problems and will not replace a rescue inhaler.

Are inhalers free with insurance? ›

Many plans cover the cost of inhalers in some way, but it may only be one per month. This is often done out of cost and safety concerns, fearing that some patients may abuse their medication and use it more than they should. Both Medicaid and Medicare Part D cover most inhaler costs and other asthma-related services.

Is BREZTRI better than Symbicort? ›

Breztri Aerosphere has an average rating of 6.4 out of 10 from a total of 52 ratings on Drugs.com. 55% of reviewers reported a positive effect, while 24% reported a negative effect. Symbicort has an average rating of 6.5 out of 10 from a total of 217 ratings on Drugs.com.

Can you take BREZTRI 3 times a day? ›

Do not take more than 2 inhalations of Breztri Aerosphere 2 times each day. If a dose (2 puffs) is missed, it should be taken as soon as possible and the next dose should be taken at the usual time.

How is BREZTRI different from albuterol? ›

Breztri Aerosphere contains a corticosteroid, LABA, and LAMA, while albuterol is a short-acting beta agonist (SABA). Breztri Aerosphere works to open up your airways and relax the muscles in your lungs over time, while albuterol works over a short period of time.

Is the BREZTRI inhaler any good? ›

Breztri Aerosphere has an average rating of 6.7 out of 10 from a total of 46 reviews on Drugs.com. 56% of reviewers reported a positive experience, while 24% reported a negative experience.

Who is eligible for patient assistance with AZ&ME? ›

You may be eligible if you meet the following criteria: 1. You have an annual household income* at or below: $35,000 for a single person $48,000 for a family of two $60,000 for a family of three $70,000 for a family of four $80,000 for a family of five * Income limits may be higher in Alaska and Hawaii.

Does Spiriva have a patient assistance program? ›

Simplefill helps Americans who are struggling to pay for the prescriptions they need. Learn about our Spiriva patient assistance program, and apply today.

How many times can you take BREZTRI? ›

You should be taking 2 puffs, 2 times a day. After your second puff, rinse your mouth with water to remove any excess medicine, making sure you don't swallow the water.

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