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Liver Disease

The Liver Disease Resource page is a collaborative project of NeedyMeds and the American Liver Foundation. It is intended to provide information on Liver Disease and to streamline and simplify the way those with Liver Disease may find assistance paying for their medications.

One out of every 10 Americans is affected by liver disease. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), chronic liver disease is the 12th leading causes of death in the United States.

Patient Assistance Programs (PAPs) are programs offered by pharmaceutical companies to help those most in need gain access to their medications at no or low cost. Each program has varying financial and insurance guidelines - when in doubt, call the program. To find the specific PAP information for a specific drug click on the list below. You will then be taken to a listing of all the programs available for that medication.

NeedyMeds and the American Liver Foundation neither promote nor endorse the therapies listed below nor the supporters of this page. This page is for educational purposes only.

Click HERE to learn more about NeedyMeds and how to use the information on the website and click HERE for more details on pharmaceutical patient assistance programs.

Medications used in the treatment of Liver Disease

Blue names means the drug is available through a Patient Assistance Program; an asterisk indicates the drug is not currently available through a patient assistance program:

Actigall (ursodiol)*
Actos (poglitazone)*
Adriamycin (doxorubicin hcl)
Adrucil (fluorouracil)
Aldactone (spironolactone)
Azasan (azathioprine)
Azathioprine (azathioprine)
Baraclude (entecavir)
Bumetanide (bumetanid)
Bumex (bumetanid)
Cellcept (mycophenolate mofetil)
Cimetidine (cimetidine)
Cisplatin (cisplatin)
Copegus (ribavirin)
Cuprimine (penicillamine)
Cyclosporine (cyclosporine)
Cytovene (ganciclovir)
Doxil (doxorubicin hcl liposome injection)
Epivir (lamivudine)
Epivir-HBV (lamivudine)
Epogen (epoetin alfa)
Famotidine (famotidine)
Furosemide (furosemide)
Gengraf (cyclosporine)
Glucophage (metformin)
Glucophage XR (metformin extended release)
Glumetza (metformin hcl)
Hecoria (tacrolimus)
Hepovir (lamivudine)*
Hepsera (adefovir)
Heptodin (lamivudine)*
Imuran (azathioprine)
Inderal (propanolol)
Inderal LA (propanolol)
Infergen (interferon alfacon-1)
InnoPran XL (propanolol)
Interferon Alfa-2A (roferon-a)*
Intron-A (inferon alpha 2b)
Lasix (furosemide) *
Lotrisone (clotrimazole/betamethasone)
Medrol (methylprednisolone)
Metformin HCl (metformin hcl)
Metformin HCl SR (metformin hcl)
Mitomycin (mitomycin)
Mitozytrex (mitomycin)
Mutamycin (mitomycin)
Mycelex (cimetidine)
Mycophenolate Mofetil (mycophenolate mofetil)
Myfortic (mycophenolic acid)
Neoral (cyclosporine)
Neupogen (filgrastim)
Nexavar (sorafenib)
Olysio (simeprevir)
Pegasys (peginterferon alfa-2a)
PegIntron (peginterferon alfa 2b)
Pegintron (peginterferon alfa-2a)
Pioglitazone (pioglitazone)
Platinol-AQ (cisplatin)
Prednisone (prednisone)
Procrit (epoetin alfa)
Prograf (tacrolimus)
Propranolol (propranolol hcl)
Protopic (tacrolimus)
Rayos (prednisone)
RibaPak (ribavirin)
Ribasphere (ribavirin)
Ribasphere RibaPak (ribavirin)
Ribavarin (ribavirin)
Sandimmune (cyclosporine)
Spironolactone (spironolactone)
Syprine (trientine hydrochloride)
Twinrix (combined hepatitis A & B vaccine)
Tyzeka (telbivudine)
Victrelis (boceprevir)
Virazole (ribavirin)
Viread (tenofovir)
Vitrasert (ganciclovir)
Xifaxan 550 (rifaximin)
Zirgan (ganciclovir)
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