Getting GOCOVRI

Preparing for your next doctor visit

Keeping your doctor informed about symptoms and how they’re impacting your or your loved one’s life is essential to managing Parkinson’s disease.

Can we make a suggestion? Try our conversation starter, below.

In just minutes, you'll create a personalized conversation starter of your or your loved one's OFF episodes and/or dyskinesia symptoms to share with your doctor at your next appointment.

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The questions in this CONVERSATION STARTER are designed to help people with Parkinson’s or their care partners capture how OFF episodes and/or dyskinesia affect daily life and activities.

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Need help accessing GOCOVRI or learning about financial assistance?

If you and your doctor determine that GOCOVRI is right for you, GOCOVRI Onboard can help you determine if you’re eligible for any of our patient support programs.

A GOCOVRI Care Coordinator can work directly with you to see if you are eligible for assistance with paying for GOCOVRI.*

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$20 Co-pay Assistance Program

If you have a commercial health plan and participate in the GOCOVRI Co-pay Assistance Program, you’ll pay a $20 co-pay per prescription until the maximum annual benefit is reached

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Patient Assistance Program

If you don’t have insurance, your insurance doesn’t cover GOCOVRI, or if you can’t afford GOCOVRI, the Patient Assistance Program may help you get GOCOVRI at no cost

If you do not qualify for these programs, you still may be able to get help with access to GOCOVRI.

Independent Charitable Foundations Program

If you have government-sponsored insurance, independent organizations and/or other resources may be available to help

See Terms & Conditions for these programs.

*For details, see terms and conditions for the Co-pay Program, the Patient Assistance Program, and the Independent Charitable Foundations Program.
Financial and medical eligibility requirements vary by organization.
After prior authorization and appeal processes have been exhausted.

If you and your doctor decide GOCOVRI is right for you, you may be eligible for a free 4-week trial of GOCOVRI§
Talk to your doctor about GOCOVRI and ask if you are eligible for a 4-week trial.

§No purchase of GOCOVRI or enrollment in GOCOVRI Onboard is required. See terms and conditions here.

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Our 3-step process to getting GOCOVRI
GOCOVRI Onboard Patient Care Coordinator
STEP 1
THE PHARMACY CALLS YOU

If your doctor determines GOCOVRI is right for you, GOCOVRI Onboard can help. To receive GOCOVRI, our specialty pharmacy partner needs to speak to you

STEP 2
GOCOVRI is express-mailed to you

Once our specialty pharmacy confirms your address over the phone, they will arrange express delivery of GOCOVRI directly to your door, with no need to go to the pharmacy

STEP 3
Follow-up call

After you receive GOCOVRI, your GOCOVRI Care Coordinator will call you to answer any questions you may have and to discuss next steps

“GOCOVRI has reduced his dyskinesia and OFF episodes, and working with GOCOVRI Onboard has also made it affordable, which has been very helpful.”

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Terms & conditions
GOCOVRI Free Trial Program

The Free Trial Program provides eligible patients with a 28-day supply of GOCOVRI. There is no purchase obligation to participate in the Free Trial Program. This Program is only for patients who are new to treatment and have an on-label prescription. Patients who elect to discontinue GOCOVRI treatment after the Free Trial may be eligible to receive an additional 7-day supply of GOCOVRI at a lower dose. Program offer expires December 31, 2021. Adamas reserves the right to modify or cancel this Program without notice at any time.

Patient: By signing on page 1, I certify that I will not seek reimbursement or credit for my Free Trial prescription from any insurer, health plan, or government program. If I am a member of a Medicare Part D plan, I will not seek to have this prescription or any cost associated with it counted as part of my out-of-pocket cost for prescription drugs. I certify that I have never used GOCOVRI before, including receiving a physical sample from my doctor.

Prescriber: By signing on page 1, I certify that this prescription is on label and the patient has not yet started GOCOVRI treatment. I agree that I will not seek reimbursement from any government program or third-party insurer for any medication dispensed to the patient through the Free Trial Program. I certify that I have never prescribed or given GOCOVRI to this patient before, including the provision of a physical sample from my office.

Co-pay assistance program

Under the GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program, eligible patients pay no more than $20 in co-pay/cost-sharing for each GOCOVRI prescription filled, until the maximum annual benefit is reached. If the patient dosage requires two separate prescriptions of GOCOVRI per month, GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program assistance may be applied to both prescriptions.

In order to be eligible for the GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program, the patient must be a resident of the United States or Puerto Rico and have a valid prescription for GOCOVRI for an indication included in the FDA-approved product labeling. The GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program is available ONLY for patients with commercial (private or non-governmental) insurance. This offer is not valid for prescriptions that are eligible to be reimbursed, in whole or in part, by Medicaid, Medicare, TRICARE, the VA healthcare program, Puerto Rico Government Health Insurance Plan, or any other federal or state health care program (“Government Programs”). Patients who obtain Government Programs coverage during their enrollment period will no longer be eligible for the program. The GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program is not valid for cash-paying patients or where the patient’s plan reimburses for the entire cost of his or her prescription.

This Co-Pay Program is not health insurance. The GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program will cover the patient’s co-pay/cost-sharing costs for GOCOVRI only. It does not cover any other health care provider charges or any other treatment costs. Eligible patients may be responsible for deductibles or other out-of-pocket costs, depending on their specific health care benefits. Patients are responsible for reporting the receipt of all Co-Pay Program benefits or reimbursement received to any insurer, health plan, or other third party who pays for or reimburses any part of the prescription filled using the Co-Pay Program, if required.

Use of GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program does not obligate use or continuing use of any specific product or provider. Use of this Co-Pay Program must be consistent with all relevant health insurance requirements and payer policies. Participating patients and pharmacies must report use of the GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program to any insurer, health plan, or other third party who pays for or reimburses any part of the prescription filled using the Co-Pay Program, as may be required by the patient’s insurance provider or health plan. Participating patients and pharmacies agree not to seek reimbursement for all or any part of the benefit received by the patient through the offer. Pharmacies may not advertise or otherwise use the Co-Pay Program as a means of promoting their services or products to patients.

Patient or patient’s guardian must be 18 years of age or older to utilize the GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program. The GOCOVRI Co-Pay Program will be accepted by participating pharmacies only. This offer cannot be combined with any other rebate/coupon, free trial, or similar offer. This offer is void where prohibited by law, taxed, or restricted. This offer is non-transferrable. No substitutions are permitted.

This program expires within 12 months from enrollment. Adamas Pharmaceuticals, Inc. reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend the program without notice at any time.

Patient Assistance Program

For information about the eligibility requirements for the Adamas Patient Assistance Program, call 1-844-GOCOVRI (1-844-462-6874).

USE AND IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
what is gocovri?

GOCOVRI® (amantadine) extended release capsules is a prescription medicine used:

  • for the treatment of dyskinesia (sudden uncontrolled movements) in people with Parkinson’s disease who are treated with levodopa therapy or levodopa therapy with other medicines that increase the effects of dopamine in the brain.
  • with levodopa and carbidopa in people with Parkinson’s disease who are having “off” episodes.

It is not known if GOCOVRI is safe and effective in children.

important safety information

DO NOT take GOCOVRI if you have severe kidney problems.

what should i avoid while taking gocovri?

Do not stop or change the dose of GOCOVRI before talking with your doctor. Call your healthcare provider if you have symptoms of withdrawal such as fever, confusion, or severe muscle stiffness.
Do not drink alcohol while taking GOCOVRI as it can increase your chances of serious side effects.
Do not drive, operate machinery, or do other dangerous activities until you know how GOCOVRI affects you.
If you took too much GOCOVRI, call your doctor or go to the nearest hospital emergency room right away.

what are the possible side effects of gocovri?
  • Falling asleep during normal activities. Activities may include driving, talking, or eating. You may fall asleep without being drowsy or warning.
  • Suicidal thoughts or actions and depression. Tell your doctor if you have new or sudden changes in mood, behaviors, thoughts, or feelings, including thoughts about hurting yourself or ending your life.
  • Hallucinations. GOCOVRI can cause or worsen hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that are not real) or psychotic behavior.
  • Feeling dizzy, faint or lightheaded, especially when you stand up (orthostatic hypotension). Lightheadedness or fainting may happen when getting up too quickly after long periods of time, when first starting GOCOVRI, or if your dose has been increased.
  • Unusual urges. Examples include gambling, sexual urges, spending money, binge eating, and the inability to control them.

The most common side effects of GOCOVRI include dry mouth, swelling of legs and feet, constipation, and falls. If you or your family notices that you are developing any new, unusual or sudden changes in behavior or related symptoms, tell your healthcare provider right away.

These are not all the possible side effects of GOCOVRI. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Tell your doctor about all medical conditions, including if you:
  • have kidney problems.
  • have unexpected or unpredictable sleepiness, sleep disorders, or currently take medication to help you sleep or make you drowsy.
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant or are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. GOCOVRI may harm your unborn baby and can pass into your breastmilk.

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take. Include prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.

Especially tell your doctor if you take medicines like sodium bicarbonate, or have had or are planning to have a live flu vaccination (nasal spray). You can receive the flu vaccination shot but should not get a live flu vaccine while taking GOCOVRI.

Please see full Patient Prescribing Information.