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Copaxone® is the #1 prescribed brand for relapsing MS in the US 1*

3-times-a-week COPAXONE® 40 mg/mL has wide formulary coverage

It's important to Teva that COPAXONE® patients find affordable access to therapy. Teva’s Shared Solutions® helps patients find personalized financial solutions to help them start on 3-times-a-week COPAXONE® 40 mg/mL.

Teva’s Shared Solutions® offers

COPAXONE Co-pay Solutions®

Through COPAXONE Co-pay Solutions®, eligible patients can reduce their co-pay for 3-times-a-week COPAXONE® 40 mg/mL to $0 per month*

COPAXONE CO-PAY
solutions®
$0
PER MONTH CO-PAY*

*Applies only to 3-times-a-week COPAXONE® 40 mg. Certain limits and restrictions apply. See Terms and Conditions.

Benefits investigation

Teva’s Shared Solutions® has a team of dedicated Case Managers who research and understand your patients' insurance coverage and benefits, so you can be confident that someone is working hard to help make their COPAXONE® therapy affordable.
See the range of services offered by Teva’s Shared Solutions® Case Managers

Have your patients contact Teva's Shared Solutions® at COPAXONE.com for a full benefits investigation for 3-times-a-week COPAXONE® 40 mg/mL, or call 1-800-887-8100.

Your Patient's COPAXONE® Prescription

Pharmacy Coverage and Logistics

For your patients who want to receive Teva’s COPAXONE®, you should also encourage them to take an active role in requesting Teva’s COPAXONE® with their pharmacy.

Specify Dispense as Written (DAW) to help ensure the pharmacy cannot substitute COPAXONE® without your authorization.

Teva's manufacturing process: quality and consistency1,2

Download the Prescription & Service Request Form (PSR) to get your patient started today.

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Indication

COPAXONE® (glatiramer acetate injection) is indicated for the treatment of patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis.

 

Important Safety Information

COPAXONE® is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to glatiramer acetate or mannitol.

Approximately 16% of patients exposed to COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL compared to 4% of those on placebo, and approximately 2% of patients exposed to COPAXONE® 40 mg per mL compared to none on placebo experienced a constellation of symptoms immediately after injection that included at least 2 of the following: flushing, chest pain, palpitations, anxiety, dyspnea, throat constriction, and urticaria. In general, these symptoms have their onset several months after the initiation of treatment, although they may occur earlier, and a given patient may experience 1 or several episodes of these symptoms. Typically, the symptoms were transient and self-limited and did not require treatment; however, there have been reports of patients with similar symptoms who received emergency medical care.

Transient chest pain was noted in 13% of COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL patients compared to 6% of placebo patients, and approximately 2% of COPAXONE® 40 mg per mL patients compared to 1% on placebo. While some episodes of chest pain occurred in the context of the immediate postinjection reaction described above, many did not. The temporal relationship of this chest pain to an injection was not always known. The pain was usually transient, often unassociated with other symptoms, and appeared to have no clinical sequelae. Some patients experienced more than 1 such episode, and episodes usually began at least 1 month after the initiation of treatment.

At injection sites, localized lipoatrophy and, rarely, injection site skin necrosis may occur. Lipoatrophy may occur at various times after treatment onset (sometimes after several months) and is thought to be permanent. There is no known therapy for lipoatrophy.

Because COPAXONE® can modify immune response, it may interfere with immune functions. For example, treatment with COPAXONE® may interfere with recognition of foreign antigens in a way that would undermine the body's tumor surveillance and its defenses against infection. There is no evidence that COPAXONE® does this, but there has not been a systematic evaluation of this risk.

In controlled studies of COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL, the most common adverse reactions with COPAXONE® vs placebo were injection site reactions (ISRs), such as erythema (43% vs 10%); vasodilatation (20% vs 5%); rash (19% vs 11%); dyspnea (14% vs 4%); and chest pain (13% vs 6%).

In a controlled study of COPAXONE® 40 mg per mL, the most common adverse reactions with COPAXONE® vs placebo were ISRs, such as erythema (22% vs 2%).

ISRs were one of the most common adverse reactions leading to discontinuation of COPAXONE®. ISRs, such as erythema, pain, pruritus, mass, edema, hypersensitivity, fibrosis, and atrophy, occurred at a higher rate with COPAXONE® than placebo.

Please see full Prescribing Information for COPAXONE®.

References

  1. COPAXONE® (glatiramer acetate injection) prescribing information. Rev. 8/2016. Teva Neuroscience, Inc.
  2. Citizen Petition Requesting That FDA Refrain From Approving Any Abbreviated New Drug Application Referencing Copaxone® Until Certain Conditions Are Met. December 5, 2013. Teva Neuroscience, Inc.
  3. Schellekens H, Klinger E, Muhlebach S, et al. Regul Toxicol Pharmacol. 2011;59(1):176-183.
  4. Johnson KP. Expert Opin Drug Metab Toxicol. 2010;6(5):643-660.

Injections for 3-times-a-week COPAXONE® 40 mg must be at least 48 hours apart.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

COPAXONE® is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to glatiramer acetate or mannitol.
Approximately 16% of patients exposed to COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL compared to 4% of those on placebo, and approximately 2% of

Indication

COPAXONE® (glatiramer acetate injection) is indicated for the treatment of patients with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis.

 

Important Safety Information

COPAXONE® is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to glatiramer acetate or mannitol.

Approximately 16% of patients exposed to COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL compared to 4% of those on placebo, and approximately 2% of patients exposed to COPAXONE® 40 mg per mL compared to none on placebo experienced a constellation of symptoms immediately after injection that included at least 2 of the following: flushing, chest pain, palpitations, anxiety, dyspnea, throat constriction, and urticaria. In general, these symptoms have their onset several months after the initiation of treatment, although they may occur earlier, and a given patient may experience 1 or several episodes of these symptoms. Typically, the symptoms were transient and self-limited and did not require treatment; however, there have been reports of patients with similar symptoms who received emergency medical care.

Transient chest pain was noted in 13% of COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL patients compared to 6% of placebo patients, and approximately 2% of COPAXONE® 40 mg per mL patients compared to 1% on placebo. While some episodes of chest pain occurred in the context of the immediate postinjection reaction described above, many did not. The temporal relationship of this chest pain to an injection was not always known. The pain was usually transient, often unassociated with other symptoms, and appeared to have no clinical sequelae. Some patients experienced more than 1 such episode, and episodes usually began at least 1 month after the initiation of treatment.

At injection sites, localized lipoatrophy and, rarely, injection site skin necrosis may occur. Lipoatrophy may occur at various times after treatment onset (sometimes after several months) and is thought to be permanent. There is no known therapy for lipoatrophy.

Because COPAXONE® can modify immune response, it may interfere with immune functions. For example, treatment with COPAXONE® may interfere with recognition of foreign antigens in a way that would undermine the body's tumor surveillance and its defenses against infection. There is no evidence that COPAXONE® does this, but there has not been a systematic evaluation of this risk.

In controlled studies of COPAXONE® 20 mg per mL, the most common adverse reactions with COPAXONE® vs placebo were injection site reactions (ISRs), such as erythema (43% vs 10%); vasodilatation (20% vs 5%); rash (19% vs 11%); dyspnea (14% vs 4%); and chest pain (13% vs 6%).

In a controlled study of COPAXONE® 40 mg per mL, the most common adverse reactions with COPAXONE® vs placebo were ISRs, such as erythema (22% vs 2%).

ISRs were one of the most common adverse reactions leading to discontinuation of COPAXONE®. ISRs, such as erythema, pain, pruritus, mass, edema, hypersensitivity, fibrosis, and atrophy, occurred at a higher rate with COPAXONE® than placebo.

Please see full Prescribing Information for COPAXONE®.

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