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$4,500 per year. Patients may apply for a second grant during their eligibility period subject to availability of funding.
- The patient must be getting treatment for homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.
- The patient must have health insurance that covers his or her qualifying medication or product.
- The patient’s medication or product must be listed on PAN’s list of covered medications.
- The patient’s income must fall at or below 500% of the Federal Poverty Level.
- The patient must reside and receive treatment in the United States or U.S. territories. (U.S. citizenship is not a requirement.)
See the list of medications covered in this program
- Altoprev (lovastatin)
- Atorvastatin Calcium (atorvastatin calcium)
- Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Ezetimibe-simvastatin (ezetimibe/simvastatin)
- Fluvastatin Sodium (fluvastatin sodium)
- Juxtapid (lomitapide mesylate)
- Kynamro (mipomersen sodium)
- Lescol (fluvastatin sodium)
- Lipitor (atorvastatin calcium)
- Livalo (pitavastatin calcium)
- Lovastatin (lovastatin)
- Pravachol (pravastatin sodium)
- Pravastatin Sodium (pravastatin sodium)
- Repatha Syringe (evolocumab)
- Rosuvastatin Calcium (rosuvastatin calcium)
- Simvastatin (simvastatin)
- Vytorin (ezetimibe/simvastatin)
- Zetia (ezetimibe)
- Zocor (simvastatin)
- Zypitamag (pitavastatin magnesium)
About the Disease:
Homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (FH), also known as familial hypercholesterolemia, is a genetic disease characterized by high low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels. FH is a rare disease that affects the circulatory system.
Source: National Institutes of Health