Patient assistance options might be able to help you

Finding financial assistance through Genentech Access Solutions

There are several options to help you access your Esbriet® (pirfenidone). Answer a few simple questions to find out which one might be right for you.

  • Are you insured?

  • Do you have commercial health insurance?

    What does this mean?
  • Are you already getting financial assistance to help pay for your medicine?

    What does this mean?
  • Are you taking Esbriet for an approved use?

  • Are you over 18 years of age?

Esbriet Co-pay Card Program

This program might be able to help reduce out-of-pocket expenses associated with your prescription.

 

Click here to learn more about the Esbriet Co-pay Card Program.

Independent Co-pay Assistance Foundations

If you need help with medication co-pays, we can refer you to independent co-pay assistance foundations. Foundations have their own specific criteria.

 

Click here to learn more about independent co-pay assistance foundations.

The Genentech® Access to Care Foundation, or GATCF

GATCF helps qualified patients receive their medicine free of charge. To qualify for free medicine from GATCF, you need to meet specific criteria.

 

Click here to learn more about GATCF.

Esbriet Co-pay Card Program

The Esbriet Co-pay Card*

If you have commercial insurance, such as one through your employer or Healthcare.gov, Genentech offers the Esbriet Co-pay Card that may be able to help you with the out-of-pocket costs for Esbriet.

Co-pay Assistance Foundations

Independent Co-pay Assistance Foundations

If you need help with your co-pay for Esbriet, Esbriet Access Solutions can refer you to an independent co-pay assistance foundation.

Genentech Access to Care Foundation

The Genentech® Access to Care Foundation (GATCF)

GATCF helps people who don't have health insurance. It also helps people who have health insurance but have trouble paying for Esbriet. If you qualify for GATCF, you could receive Esbriet free of charge.

Frequently asked questions

What is Esbriet Access Solutions?

How can Esbriet Access Solutions help me?

Are there income requirements for these assistance options?

Why can’t I pick up Esbriet from my local drug store?

How do I get started with Esbriet Access Solutions?

What is the Esbriet Co-pay Card Program?

Who is eligible for the Esbriet Co-pay Card Program?

Are there resources that could help me pay for Esbriet if I don't have a healthcare plan?

What if I don’t know what my healthcare plan covers?

*In order to be eligible for the Esbriet Co-pay Card Program, you must confirm that you meet the eligibility criteria and agree to the rules set forth in the terms and conditions for the program. Please visit EsbrietCopay.com for the full list of terms and conditions.

Independent co-pay assistance foundations have their own rules for eligibility. We cannot guarantee a foundation will help you. We only can refer you to a foundation that supports your disease state. We do not endorse or show financial preference for any particular foundation. The foundations we refer you to are not the only ones that might be able to help you.

If you have health insurance, you must have already tried other types of patient assistance to qualify for free medicine from GATCF. This includes Genentech co-pay cards and support from co-pay assistance foundations. You must also meet specific criteria.