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Pharmaeutical Payment Assistance

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DRUG MANUFACTURER TELEPHONE
BACTRIM Roche Labs (800) 526-6367
CALAN Searle (800) 542-2526
CARDlZEM Marion Merel Dow (800) 552-3656
DILANTIN Parke-Davis (800) 755-0120
EPOGEN Amgen Inc. (800) 272-9376
IMURAN Burroughs Wellcome (800) 722-9294
ZOVIRAX Burroughs Wellcome (800) 722-9294
NEUPOGEN Amgen Inc. (800) 272-9376
SANDIMMUNE Sandoz (800) 447-6673
VASOTEC Merck Sharp & Dome (800) 637-2579
PRILOSCEC Merck Sharp & Dome (800) 637-2579
ZANTAC Glaxo (800) 452-9677
MICRONASE Upjohn (616)323-6004

These companies provide medications for the poor through patient assistance programs. Most require that patients meet certain income requirements. A few allow income as high as $35,000 to $40,000 annually. This information provided as a public resource for enabling aid in locating assistance programs allowing necessary, often lifesaving medication(s) allotment to individuals experiencing unsurmountable financial challenges often attributed to chronic illness and its effects.

Abbott Laboratories
Ross Laboratories
(202) 637-6889
(800) 922-3255
Adria Laboratories Inc. (614) 764-8100
Allegan Prescription
Pharmaceuticals
(800) 347-4500
Amgen Inc. (800) 272-9376
Boehringer Ingleheim (203) 798-4131
Bristol-Myers Squibb (800) 736-0003
Burroughs-Wellcome (919) 248-4418
Ciba-Geigy (908) 277-5849
Cantab/Baxter (212) 696-4455
Eli Lily and Co. (317) 276-2950
Fujisawa Pharmaceuticals (708) 317-0600
G.D. Searle & Co. (800) 542-2526
Genentech Inc. (800) 879-4747
Glaxco Inc. (800) 452-9677
Hoechst-Roussel (800) 776-4563
Hoffman-LaRoche Inc. (800) 526-6367
ICI/Stuart (302) 886-2231
Immunex Corp. (206) 587-0430
Johnston & Johnston
(Ortho Biotechnology)
(908) 704-5232
Johnston & Johnston
(Janssen Pharmaceuticals)
(908) 524-9409
Marion Merrell Dow (816) 966-4250
Merck Sharp Dohme (215) 540-8600
Norwich-Eaton (607) 335-2079
Parke-Davis (607) 335-2079
Pfizer Pharmaceuticals (800) 869-9979
Sandoz Pharmaceuticals (800) 937-6673
Sanoll Winthrop (212) 907-2000
Sang Stat Medical Corporation (414) 328-0300
Schering-Plough (800) 822-7000
Sigma-Tau (800) 999-6673
SmithKline Beecham
(Program 1: all pharmaceuticals)
(215) 751-5760
SmithKline Beecham
(Program 2: Eminase and Triostat)
(800) 866-6273
Syntex Laboratories (800) 822-8255
Upjohn Company (616) 323-6004
Wyeth-Ayerst Laboratories (215) 971-5604