RELISTOR Savings Program
Pay no more than $25 for your first RELISTOR prescription
Salix Pharmaceuticals is proud to present the RELISTOR Co-pay Card. With this card, eligible patients may pay no more than $25 for their first prescription, $15 for their first refill, and $10 for additional refills, with a maximum benefit of $180 per use.*
This offer is not valid in conjunction with a prescription plan that is paid/partially paid by Medicaid, Medicare, or federal or state government programs.
*Eligible patients pay the initial $25 on their first prescription, $15 for their first refill, and $10 for subsequent refills with a maximum benefit of $180 for each use.
This card is valid for one use per month until 2/28/15.
This program is not valid if your prescription plan is paid/partially paid by Medicaid, Medicare, or federal or state government programs.
Salix Pharmaceuticals reserves the right to rescind, revoke, or amend this offer without notice. Offer good only in the US. Void where prohibited by law.
Indication for RELISTOR
RELISTOR® is indicated for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC) in patients with advanced illness who are receiving palliative care, when response to laxative therapy has not been sufficient. Use of RELISTOR beyond four months has not been studied.
Important Safety Information about RELISTOR
Do not take RELISTOR® (methylnaltrexone bromide) Subcutaneous Injection if you have or may have a blockage in your intestines called a mechanical bowel obstruction. Symptoms of this blockage are vomiting, stomach pain, and swelling of your abdomen. Talk to your healthcare provider if you have any of these symptoms before taking RELISTOR.
Cases of holes or openings in your gastrointestinal (GI) tract have been reported in adult patients with opioid-induced constipation and advanced illness with certain conditions (i.e., cancer, peptic ulcer, Ogilvie's syndrome). These holes or openings have involved varying regions of the GI tract (e.g., stomach or intestines). Use RELISTOR with caution if you have a known or suspected wound or injury to the GI tract. If you get abdominal pain that is severe or will not go away, or nausea or vomiting that is new or worse, stop taking RELISTOR and call your healthcare provider.
If you get diarrhea that is severe or does not stop while taking RELISTOR, stop taking RELISTOR and call your healthcare provider.
Use of RELISTOR beyond four months has not been studied.
Safety and efficacy of RELISTOR have not been established in children.
The most common side effects of RELISTOR in clinical studies include: abdominal (stomach) pain, gas, nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, and sweating.
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.
For product information, adverse event reports, and product complaint reports, please contact:
Salix Product Information Call Center