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Wilson Disease

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Program Status

Currently Closed – We are no longer accepting or processing applications for new or renewal patients.

 

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Assistance Amount

$7,400 per year. Patients may apply for a second grant during their eligibility period subject to availability of funding.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. The patient must be getting treatment for Wilson disease.
  2. The patient must have health insurance that covers his or her qualifying medication or product. 
  3. The patient’s medication or product must be listed on PAN’s list of covered medications.
  4. The patient’s income must fall at or below 500% of the Federal Poverty Level.
  5. The patient must reside and receive treatment in the United States or U.S. territories. (U.S. citizenship is not a requirement.)
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  • Cuprimine (penicillamine)
  • Depen (penicillamine)
  • D-penamine (penicillamine)
  • Galzin (zinc acetate)
  • Penicillamine (penicillamine)
  • Syprine (trientine hcl)
  • Trientine Hcl (trientine hcl)
  • Zinc Sulfate (zinc sulfate)

Diagnosis Codes:

ICD-10: E83.00, E83.01, E83.09, E83.9, E88.9

 

About the Disease:

Wilson's Disease (WD), also known as hepatolenticular degeneration, is an inherited disorder that causes too much copper to accumulate in the organs. Wilson's Disease is a rare disease that affects the nervous system.

 

Source: National Institutes of Health