Help covering AMGEN’s cost

Financial Resource Guide

We can refer you to programs that may be able to help you afford your Amgen medication regardless of health insurance.

Tell us about your insurance:

I have commercial health insurance

The XGEVA FIRST STEP™ Program* can help you reduce out-of-pocket costs for your XGEVA® prescription if you purchase your own insurance plan or receive one through your job.

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For more information, visit www.amgenfirststep.com or call 1-888-65STEP1 (1-888-657-8371).

*This program is not open to patients receiving prescription reimbursement under any federal, state, or government-funded healthcare program, such as Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Medigap, Veterans Affairs (VA), the Department of Defense (DoD), or TRICARE®, or where otherwise prohibited by law.

I have government health insurance, like Medicare

Referrals to independent nonprofit foundations

There are independent nonprofit patient assistance programs that may be able to help you afford the co-pay costs for your medicine.

Call to find out more

1-888-4ASSIST
Provided through independent nonprofit patient assistance programs; program eligibility is based on the nonprofit’s criteria. Amgen has no control over these programs and provides referrals as a courtesy only.

I don’t have insurance

The safety net foundation program

Amgen Safety Net Foundation is a nonprofit patient assistance program that helps qualifying uninsured patients access Amgen medicines at no cost.

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Important Safety Information

Do not take XGEVA® if you have low blood calcium (hypocalcemia). Your low blood calcium must be treated before you receive XGEVA®. XGEVA® can significantly lower the calcium levels in your blood and some deaths have been reported. Take calcium and vitamin D as your doctor tells you to. Tell your doctor right away if you experience spasms, twitches, cramps, or stiffness in your muscles or numbness or tingling in your fingers, toes, or around your mouth.

Do not take XGEVA® if you are allergic to denosumab or any of the ingredients of XGEVA®. Serious allergic reactions have happened in people who take XGEVA®. Call your doctor or go to your nearest emergency room right away if you have any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including low blood pressure (hypotension); trouble breathing; throat tightness; swelling of the face, lips, or tongue, rash; itching; or hives.

What is the most important information you should know about XGEVA®?

XGEVA® contains the same medicine as Prolia® (denosumab). If you are taking XGEVA® do not take Prolia®.

Severe jaw bone problems (osteonecrosis)

Unusual thigh bone fracture

Risk of high calcium levels in patients who are still growing

Possible harm to your unborn baby

Tell your doctor if you:

While taking XGEVA®, you should:

What are the possible side effects of XGEVA®?

These are not all the possible side effects of XGEVA®. For more information, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

Please see Full Prescribing Information.

Indication and Limitation of Use

XGEVA® is a prescription medicine used to prevent fracture, spinal cord compression, or the need for radiation or surgery to bone in patients with bone metastases from solid tumors.

XGEVA® is not used to prevent these bone problems in patients with multiple myeloma.