Savings & Support

For adults with chronic gout that is not controlled with other treatments

Get answers to your questions about gout and KRYSTEXXA with one call.

Talk to a Gout Nurse Advocate, today.

When you call a Gout Nurse Advocate, you’ll talk to a live nurse who can help you learn more about gout and its treatment, and direct you to the answers you’re looking for. Call 833-4MY-GOUT (833-469-4688), Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM ET.

A Gout Nurse Advocate can put you in touch with KRYSTEXXA programs, provide helpful information and give you access to a full range of resources.


A Gout Nurse Advocate can connect you with a Patient Access Manager.

If your doctor has prescribed KRYSTEXXA, ask a Gout Nurse Advocate how you can connect with a dedicated Patient Access Manager (PAM), who will follow you through your treatment, and help you understand your savings and insurance options.

Your Patient Access Manager can help you by:

  • Answering your questions about chronic gout and KRYSTEXXA before you start treatment
  • Helping you understand your insurance coverage for KRYSTEXXA
  • Letting you know about different cost savings options, depending on your insurance coverage
  • Supporting you during treatment and answering any questions you may have

To speak with a Patient Access Manager, work with your doctor to complete the KRYSTEXXAConnect enrollment form or call a Gout Nurse Advocate at 833-4MY-GOUT (833-469-4688).

Learn about a KRYSTEXXA savings program.

Ask a Gout Nurse Advocate how you can save on KRYSTEXXA with KRYSTEXXAConnect. KRYSTEXXAConnect is a free program that can help you understand your insurance coverage, and connects eligible patients with support to pay the lowest out-of-pocket costs during treatment. Question about KRYSTEXXAConnect? Call a Gout Nurse Adovcate.

What’s Your Coverage? KRYSTEXXA Cost Savings

Commercial Insurance

Coverage

  • PPO or HMO
  • Through employer or insurance carrier

Co-Pay Reduction

Commercially insured patients who are eligible, could pay $0 for KRYSTEXXA, up to a total program benefit of $15,000 per patient per calendar year (terms and conditions apply).

Government Insurance

Coverage

  • Medicare

Independent Foundation Support

KRYSTEXXAConnect will determine your insurance coverage. Independent foundation support may be available. Separate and apart from Horizon, such foundations establish, administer, and implement funds. KRYSTEXXAConnect can provide you with more information.

No Insurance

Coverage

  • No insurance coverage
  • Unemployed
  • Need additional assistance

Patient Assistance Program (PAP)

KRYSTEXXAConnect can help eligible patients who lack health insurance coverage for KRYSTEXXA to apply to get the medication at no cost.

*Data based on KRYSTEXXAConnect program participants only; total benefit investigations (Bls) n=3194

Terms and Conditions: Offer cannot be combined with any other rebate or coupon, free trial, or similar offer for the specified prescription. Not valid for prescriptions reimbursed in whole or in part by Medicaid, Medicare, VA, DOD, TriCare, or other federal or state programs (including state prescription drug programs). Offer good only in the United States at participating retail pharmacies. Absent a change in Massachusetts law, offer not valid in Massachusetts after July 1, 2019. Offer not valid where otherwise prohibited by law. Horizon Pharma reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend offer without notice. The selling, purchasing, trading, or counterfeiting of this card is prohibited by law. This card is not insurance and is not intended to substitute for insurance. Participating patients and pharmacists understand and agree to comply with all Terms and Conditions of offer. Patients must be 18 or older.


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Chronic gout is a serious but treatable disease. KRYSTEXXA works differently than other gout medications you may have tried. KRYSTEXXA helps to reduce the signs and symptoms of chronic gout that are not controlled with other treatments by reducing uric acid levels and helping remove uric acid crystals from your body.

Want to know more? Sign up to receive emails with helpful tips about living with gout and support services. You’ll also learn about different treatments for gout, and how they work.

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Hear from other patients at The Gout Exxchange.

The Gout Exxchange programs feature dinner, conversation, and a presentation by a health care provider and a patient to help you learn more about chronic gout and treatment with KRYSTEXXA. You can also view the Patient Story videos on this site to hear more patients talk about their experience with KRYSTEXXA.

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Or call a Gout Nurse Advocate at 833-4MY-GOUT.

This program is sponsored by Horizon Pharma and is free for participants.


Selected Important Safety Information

Serious allergic reactions may happen in some patients who receive KRYSTEXXA. These allergic reactions can be life threatening and usually happen within 2 hours of the infusion.

Gout Guide

Still having gout flares, despite diet changes and taking your oral medicine? Talk to a Gout Nurse Advocate, a live nurse who can help you find a specialist and tell you about treatment options. Call 833-4MY-GOUT (833-469-4688), Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM ET.

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Find a Gout Specialist

Gout specialists, usually rheumatologists, have expertise in treating joint diseases like gout. They may have access to a broader range of gout treatments that could help you. Enter your zip code below to find a specialist for the treatment of your gout.

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Get Customized Help for Your Gout
Get Customized Help for Your Gout

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KRYSTEXXA is a prescription medicine used in adults to help reduce the signs and symptoms of gout that are not controlled by other treatments.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

What is the most important information I should know about KRYSTEXXA (pegloticase)?

Serious allergic reactions may happen in some patients who receive KRYSTEXXA. These allergic reactions can be life threatening and usually happen within 2 hours of the infusion.

KRYSTEXXA should be given to you by a doctor or nurse in a healthcare setting where serious allergic reactions can be treated. Your doctor or nurse should watch you for any signs of a serious allergic reaction during and after your treatment with KRYSTEXXA.

Tell your doctor or nurse right away if you have any of these symptoms during or after your treatment with KRYSTEXXA:

  • Wheezing, shortness of breath, cough, chest tightness, chest pain, or trouble breathing
  • Dizziness, fainting, fast or weak heartbeat or feeling nervous
  • Reddening of the face, itching, hives, rash, or feeling warm
  • Swelling of the throat or tongue, throat tightness, hoarse voice or trouble swallowing

Who should not receive KRYSTEXXA?

Do not receive KRYSTEXXA if you have a rare blood problem called glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency or favism. Your doctor should test you for G6PD before you start KRYSTEXXA.

KRYSTEXXA is not recommended if you have high levels of uric acid without a history of gout.

Before you receive KRYSTEXXA, tell your doctor if you:

  • Know you have G6PD deficiency
  • Ever had any heart problems or high blood pressure
  • Are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. It is not known if KRYSTEXXA will harm your unborn baby
  • Are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if KRYSTEXXA passes into your breast milk

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take. Do not take any other uric acid lowering drug, such as allopurinol or febuxostat (Uloric®), while taking KRYSTEXXA.

Prior to your treatment with KRYSTEXXA, your doctor may give you medicine to help reduce your chance of getting a reaction. Take these medicines as directed by your doctor or nurse. Your doctor will also test your uric acid levels prior to each treatment to monitor your response to KRYSTEXXA.

What are the possible side effects of KRYSTEXXA?

Please review important information section above. The most common side effects in patients taking KRYSTEXXA were gout flare-ups or attacks, allergic reactions, nausea, bruising, sore throat, constipation, chest pain, and vomiting.

This is not a complete list of all possible side effects. Tell your doctor or treatment team if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

Please see the Medication Guide and Prescribing Information for more information.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/safety/medwatch, or call the FDA at 1-800-FDA-10881-800-FDA-1088.

USE and IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

USE

KRYSTEXXA is a prescription medicine used in adults to help reduce the signs and symptoms of gout that are not controlled by other treatments.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

What is the most important information I should know about KRYSTEXXA (pegloticase)?

Serious allergic reactions may happen in some patients who receive KRYSTEXXA. These allergic reactions can be life threatening and usually happen within 2 hours of the infusion.

KRYSTEXXA should be given to you by a doctor or nurse in a healthcare setting where serious allergic reactions can be treated. Your doctor or nurse should watch you for any signs of a serious allergic reaction during and after your treatment with KRYSTEXXA.

Tell your doctor or nurse right away if you have any of these symptoms during or after your treatment with KRYSTEXXA:

  • Wheezing, shortness of breath, cough, chest tightness, chest pain, or trouble breathing
  • Dizziness, fainting, fast or weak heartbeat or feeling nervous
  • Reddening of the face, itching, hives, rash, or feeling warm
  • Swelling of the throat or tongue, throat tightness, hoarse voice or trouble swallowing

Who should not receive KRYSTEXXA?

Do not receive KRYSTEXXA if you have a rare blood problem called glucose 6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency or favism. Your doctor should test you for G6PD before you start KRYSTEXXA.

KRYSTEXXA is not recommended if you have high levels of uric acid without a history of gout.

Before you receive KRYSTEXXA, tell your doctor if you:

  • Know you have G6PD deficiency
  • Ever had any heart problems or high blood pressure
  • Are pregnant or planning to become pregnant. It is not known if KRYSTEXXA will harm your unborn baby
  • Are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if KRYSTEXXA passes into your breast milk

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take. Do not take any other uric acid lowering drug, such as allopurinol or febuxostat (Uloric®), while taking KRYSTEXXA.

Prior to your treatment with KRYSTEXXA, your doctor may give you medicine to help reduce your chance of getting a reaction. Take these medicines as directed by your doctor or nurse. Your doctor will also test your uric acid levels prior to each treatment to monitor your response to KRYSTEXXA.

What are the possible side effects of KRYSTEXXA?

Please review important information section above. The most common side effects in patients taking KRYSTEXXA were gout flare-ups or attacks, allergic reactions, nausea, bruising, sore throat, constipation, chest pain, and vomiting.

This is not a complete list of all possible side effects. Tell your doctor or treatment team if you have any side effect that bothers you or that does not go away.

USE

KRYSTEXXA is a prescription medicine used in adults to help reduce the signs and symptoms of gout that are not controlled by other treatments.

Please see the Medication Guide and Prescribing Information for more information.

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/safety/medwatch, or call the FDA at 1-800-FDA-10881-800-FDA-1088.