From Pharmacy Drug Guide
Zyprexa® discounts may be available in the form of coupons as well as various patient assistance programs. Zyprexa® coupons or free samples of Zyprexa® may be available from doctor's offices or directly from the manufacturer, Eli Lilly.
Zyprexa® is the brand name for the generic drug olanzapine. It is available only with a doctor's prescription. Zyprexa® is intended to treat schizophrenia, as well as other various mental disorders such as bipolar disorder (once known as manic-depressive disorder). It may be used with other medications such as lithium.
|Brand name for||Olanzapine|
|Uses||To manage bipolar disorder and schizophrenia|
|Side effects||Dry mouth, pain in various parts of the body, dizziness, weight gain, restlessness or low energy, tremors, bowel issues, sexual side effects|
|Types of coupons||Pharmacy coupons, patient assistance programs|
|Disclaimer||The information provided by PharmacyDrugGuide is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Do not take any action based on the information on this page without consulting a physician.|
Zyprexa® is generally used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, but may also be prescribed for other mental disorders.
Zyprexa® is not intended for elderly individuals with dementia or Alzheimer's disease, and is not approved by the FDA for such patients. In addition, hyperglycemia, which can be fatal, has also been linked to Zyprexa® and similar drugs. Consuming grapefruit or grapefruit juice may cause interactions with Zyprexa®, and Zyprexa® patients are advised to drink plenty of water to minimize some of the drug's side effects.
Zyprexa® Patient Assistance Programs and Coupons
Advertised coupons for Zyprexa® are rare. However, they may occasionally be posted on the official Zyprexa® website, and Eli Lilly provides professional samples of Zyprexa® for doctors to distribute to their patients.
Although coupons may not always be offered, Eli Lilly provides free Zyprexa® for a full year to patients in need. This service is offered through both the Lilly Cares Patient Assistance Program and the LillyMedicareAnswers Program:
- Residents of the United States who do not have health insurance that covers prescriptions and are on limited incomes may qualify for the Lilly Cares Patient Assistance Program. Patients may access an application online or order one at 1-800-545-6962. Upon acceptance, Eli Lilly will send a 4-month supply to the patient's health care provider.
- U.S. residents who are enrolled in Medicare Part D, cannot get Low Income Subsidy, and have limited income may qualify for the LillyMedicareAnswers Program. Patients may download an application online or call 1-877-795-4559 to get an application.