Learn more about how the
WD Rx Access program can help you.
Your medication can now be mailed directly to your home through a specialty pharmacy, which offers access to pharmacists, auto-fill prescriptions and direct follow-up with physicians.
WD Rx Access helps make it easier for eligible patients to have affordable access to the medication they need by reducing monthly co-payment cost to $5.
WD Rx Access also offers the support of a dedicated registered nurse who can provide one-on-one treatment assistance and share information on managing Wilson’s disease. Your nursing coach can share helpful tips on diet, talking to your doctor and disease management. To reach a nurse, call the hotline at 1 (888) 878-4153.
With the WD Rx Access quarterly newsletter, The Word on Wilson’s, you can receive important program updates and helpful information about living with Wilson’s disease straight to your inbox.
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For more information on WD Rx Access and your medication, please select the product you’ve been prescribed:
Please click here for full Prescribing Information for CUPRIMINE (250mg), including Boxed Warning regarding the risk of toxicity.
Scroll below for Important Safety Information.
Please click here for full Prescribing Information for SYPRINE (250mg).
Cuprimine® (penicillamine) capsules are used to treat Wilson's disease (a disease where there is too much copper in the body), cystinuria (a disease where an excess amount of certain proteins are in the urine) and in patients with severe, active rheumatoid arthritis who have not had a response to other therapy. Not enough evidence is available to see an effect on treatment of ankylosing spondylitis.
WARNING: You should be under the close supervision of your doctor when you are taking Cuprimine. Report any side effects promptly to your doctor.
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 click here to see full Prescribing Information for Cuprimine capsules.
1. Gaffney D, Fell GS, O'Reilly DS. ACP Best Practice No 163. Wilson's disease: acute and presymptomatic laboratory diagnosis and monitoring. J Clin Pathol. 2000;53:807-812.
2. European Association for Study of Liver. EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines: Wilson's Disease. J Hepatol. 2012;56:671-685.
3. Cuprimine [package insert]. Bridgewater, NJ: Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC; 2015.
Syprine® (trientine hydrochloride) is used to treat Wilson's disease in patients who cannot take the medication known as penicillamine. Wilson's disease is a condition where the body stores too much copper. Syprine is not recommended to treat cystinuria (a condition where a protein known as cystine is excreted into the urine), rheumatoid arthritis, or a disease affecting the bile ducts in the liver known as biliary cirrhosis.
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Please click here to see full Prescribing Information for Syprine Capsules.
1. Gaffney D, Fell GS, O'Reilly DS. ACP Best Practice No 163. Wilson's disease: acute and presymptomatic laboratory diagnosis and monitoring. J Clin Pathol. 2000;53(11):807-812.
2. European Association for Study of Liver. EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines: Wilson's Disease. J Hepatol. 2012;56(3):671-685.
3. Syprine [package insert]. Bridgewater, NJ: Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC; 2014.