Merz may be able to help eligible patients pay for XEOMIN (incobotulinumtoxinA). Through the Patient Assistance Program (PAP), you could get your XEOMIN at no charge.
XEOMIN is available at no charge to eligible* patients who:
Are uninsured or underinsured
Meet financial eligibility requirements (based on the Federal Poverty Guidelines)
Proof of income is required
Eligibility will be determined prior to the first injection for both uninsured and underinsured patients
Are US residents
Are not eligible for Medicare, Medicaid, or any other government program
Meet specific medical and clinical guidelines as determined by Merz
Eligibility must be re-established every 12 months
If you are underinsured, there are certain steps your doctor must follow before you can receive XEOMIN at no charge. Talk to your doctor if you have any questions.
*Criteria for the Patient Assistance Program (PAP) are established by Merz North America, Inc. Acceptance into the program does not entitle patients to receive assistance indefinitely. Eligibility must be re-established every twelve (12) months and assistance under the program may be terminated at any time. Changes in the status of the patient’s eligibility (such as changes in income and health coverage) should be reported to the Merz Neurosciences Patient Assistance Program within 30 days. Please see the Patient Assistance Program application for additional details.
Read the Medication Guide before you start receiving XEOMIN® (Zeo-min) and each time XEOMIN is given to you as there may be new information. The risk information provided here is not comprehensive. To learn more:
XEOMIN is a prescription medicine used in adults:
It is not known if XEOMIN is safe and effective in children under 18 years of age.
XEOMIN may cause serious side effects that can be life threatening. Call your doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of these problems anytime (hours to weeks) after treatment with XEOMIN:
These symptoms can happen hours to weeks after you receive an injection of XEOMIN. These problems could make it unsafe for you to drive a car or do other dangerous activities.
Do not take XEOMIN if you: are allergic to XEOMIN or any of the ingredients in XEOMIN (see the end of this Guide for a list of ingredients in XEOMIN), had an allergic reaction to any other botulinum toxin product such as rimabotulinumtoxinB (Myobloc®), onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox®, Botox® Cosmetic), or abobotulinumtoxinA (Dysport®) or have a skin infection at the planned injection site.
Tell your doctor about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements. Talk to your doctor before you take any new medicines after you receive XEOMIN.
Using XEOMIN with certain other medicines may cause serious side effects. Do not start any new medicines until you have told your doctor that you have received XEOMIN in the past. Especially tell your doctor if you:
Ask your doctor if you are not sure if your medicine is one that is listed above.
Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of your medicines with you to show your doctor and pharmacist each time you get a new medicine.
XEOMIN can cause serious side effects including:
The most common side effects of XEOMIN in people with chronic sialorrhea include:
The most common side effects of XEOMIN in people with upper limb spasticity include:
The most common side effects of XEOMIN in people with cervical dystonia include:
The most common side effects of XEOMIN in people with blepharospasm include:
These are not all the possible side effects of XEOMIN.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. You can ask your pharmacist or doctor for information about XEOMIN that is written for health professionals.
Active Ingredients: botulinum toxin type A
Inactive Ingredients: human albumin and sucrose