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... I get my third infusion next Monday. I'm not claiming any miracles, but I might be feeling a bit better. ... (8 replies)
... in office cost. I will not be going back there and in fact my neuro is getting close to being able to administer the infusion in his office! ... (8 replies)
... PER INFUSION!!! And that doesn't even cover the cost of th drug itself. I'm wondering if anyone else knew that it was this much or if this is really in line. ... (8 replies)

... Just got off the phone with my Touch case manager and he is seeing if there is another location that can do the infusion. He also was shocked by the price tag- and this was for services rendered not the actual drug. The Tysabri itself was just under $2000 which I knew. I will keep posting as things develope..... (8 replies)
... I get mine done at my neuros office, due to them being set up with the TOUCH program,, I do not have a co-pay,, I started with blue cross blue shield, and hubbys company where he works switched to health assurance PPO, and neither one had a co-pay for the Tysabri. I just had my second one done last Wednesday, The Iv didn't go as smoothly as the first one did, the first time... (8 replies)
... glad you found a good place. I am looking forward to my first infusion Monday the 6th. ... (8 replies)
... copay with the insurance agency. So needless to say I am looking for another infusion provider. I called my Neuro and his office manager is properly horrified. ... (8 replies)
... I am curious to see what responses you get. I too am waiting for the insurance approval. I have never heard of the infusion being that expensive. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Valo99, With regard to the statements made by your neuro, please see the proven Tysabri data in my post #26 here, but specifically: Therefore, his statement of has been rebutted by evidence. (89 replies)
Tysabri - wait?
Jul 30, 2007
... they did approve the Tysabri and have been paying the clinic where I got my first 4 infusions on time. ... (8 replies)
... rate in the Tysabri model. ... (89 replies)
... This, Im assuming is specifically about COST of RELAPSES AVOIDED... ... (89 replies)
... Hi there Nikki! I have a feeling you are correct in that the PA is confusing Tysabri with IVSM-which can be administered at home. You said: (Sigh) I didn't know you were having breakthrough disease activity while on Rebif, albeit 'minor', but I'm glad you are keeping an eye on your MS, taking an active role in being your own patient advocate, perservering with... (89 replies)
... ut said it's not anymore effective than copaxone. He said the numbers were better with combo therapy but the risk of PML was increased. He said considering the cost and how effective it was.. copaxone or avonex is just as good. But he said it was my choice. ... (89 replies)
... Hi, My doctor says it is tysabri in pill form if I don't get the placebo. It is not the one you mentioned. The studies are all different I guess. I am on it for 6 Mos. ... (89 replies)
... and one month of Tysabri cost me NOTHING. ... (8 replies)
Cost of avonex
Aug 25, 2012
... Tysabri has a program designed to help with both the drug and infusion costs, however this one is sliding scale based on income. ... (4 replies)
... Oh my gosh, that's hilarious. I have to remember that one next time I'm hospitalized... :D :D :D (8 replies)
... You have to be screened for the JC Virus to go on Tysabri and they advise against going on it if you are positive because it makes you more susceptible to getting PML. ... (9 replies)
MS drugs
Aug 23, 2008
... Tysabri is by infusion, in an infusion center. I've not been on Tysabri myself, so another may jump in to further explain, but I imagine that an understanding of the drug and monitoring also factors in. ... (6 replies)

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