Frequently Asked Questions
A: Download the WD Rx Access Enrollment Form available here. Print pages 2 and 3. Fill out page 2 and have your doctor fill out page 3. Fax or mail these 2 pages and your prescription. The fax number is: (855) 735-4624. The mailing address is: WD Rx Access, PO Box 220667, Charlotte, NC 28222-0667.
A: Subject to eligibility requirements, patients may be considered for the Patient Assistance Program (PAP) from Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America. Eligibility for PAP will be determined after an enrollment form is submitted.
A: WD Rx Access is an updated, streamlined continuation of the VCPP. If you were enrolled in the VCPP in 2017, you can enroll in WD Rx Access for 2018. If you have any questions about enrolling in the new program, please call us at (888) 607-7267.
A: You will need to visit your doctor. If he or she prescribes CUPRIMINE®, you and the doctor can complete and submit the enrollment form, along with the prescription.
A: Call one of our representatives at (888) 607-7267 and we'll call the pharmacy to arrange transfer of the prescription.
A: Call one of our representatives at (888) 607-7267. We're available Monday through Friday,
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM Eastern Time.
A: Yes. Some reasons to get in touch with the VCPP include changing the prescription dose or patient instructions.
A: Contact the VCPP, explain the situation, and ask for assistance.
A: Once the VCPP starts sending you CUPRIMINE®, they will also send the claim to your insurance company.
A: No. Once you are enrolled in the program, you have the option of authorizing the VCPP to automatically send you CUPRIMINE® every month until or unless you contact the VCPP to notify them that your therapy is stopping. Re-enrollment takes place at the beginning of each calendar year.
A: Just call the VCPP and we will contact your local pharmacy to arrange transfer of the prescription.
A: Patients ineligible for the VCPP include those enrolled in Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, Veterans Administration or Department of Defense, the Indian Health Service, or any other federally or state-funded healthcare program, or where prohibited by law, or whose commercial healthcare insurance providers prohibit the use of select specialty pharmacies. For more information, call a VCPP representative at (888) 607-7267.
*This offer is not valid for any person eligible for reimbursement of prescriptions, in whole or in part, by any federal, state, or other governmental programs, including, but not limited to, Medicare (including Medicare Advantage and Part A, B, and D plans), Medicaid, TRICARE, Veterans Administration or Department of Defense health coverage, CHAMPUS, the Puerto Rico Government Health Insurance Plan or any other federal or state health care programs. These patients may qualify for alternative financial assistance. These offers are only good for use with Cuprimine®. No other purchase necessary. These offers are not health insurance. These offers are not transferable. These offers are not valid with other offers. These offers have no cash value. The patient understands and agrees to comply with the terms and conditions of these offers. Program term eligibility expires December 31, 2018. Valeant Pharmaceuticals reserves the right to rescind, revoke, terminate, or amend these offers at any time, with or without notice. For more information, call a WD Rx Access representative at 888-607-7267.
WD RX Access is sponsored by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.
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Cuprimine® (penicillamine) capsules are used to treat Wilson's disease (a disease where there is too much copper in the body), cystinuria (a disease where an excess amount of certain proteins are in the urine) and in patients with severe, active rheumatoid arthritis who have not had a response to other therapy. Not enough evidence is available to see an effect on treatment of ankylosing spondylitis.
WARNING: You should be under the close supervision of your doctor when you are taking Cuprimine. Report any side effects promptly to your doctor.
Cuprimine® (Penicillamine) Capsules are used to treat Wilson's disease (a disease where there is too much copper in the body), cystinuria (a disease where an excess amount of certain proteins are in the urine) and in patients with severe, active rheumatoid arthritis who have not had a response to other therapy. Not enough evidence is available to see an effect on treatment of ankylosing spondylitis.