1-866-61-EISAI (1-866-613-4724)

Monday – Friday, 8am to 8pm ET

ALOXI® Reimbursement Information for Patients

Eisai is committed to supporting patients by providing information that will help get insurance information for ALOXI® (palonosetron HCI injection).

COVERAGE INFORMATION

Information on getting insurance coverage for ALOXI®.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Resources to help patients cover out-of-pocket costs for ALOXI®.

PATIENT RESOURCES

Links to additional resources to assist you throughout your treatment.

Eisai cannot guarantee payment of any claim. Coding, coverage, and reimbursement may vary significantly by payor, plan, patient, and setting of care. Actual coverage and reimbursement decisions are made by individual payors following the receipt of claims. For additional information, customers should consult with their payors for all relevant coding, reimbursement, and coverage requirements. It is the sole responsibility of the provider to select the proper code and ensure the accuracy of all claims used in seeking reimbursement. All services must be medically appropriate and properly supported in the patient medical record

+ Expand - Collapse

Indication in Adults

ALOXI® injection is used in adults to help prevent nausea and vomiting on the day of chemotherapy that is highly likely to cause nausea and vomiting, and up to 5 days following chemotherapy that is moderately likely to cause nausea and vomiting.

Indication in Pediatrics

ALOXI® injection is used in children 1 month old to less than 17 years of age to help prevent nausea and vomiting on the day of chemotherapy that is moderately or highly likely to cause nausea and vomiting.

Important Safety Information

  • ALOXI® can cause allergic reactions that can be serious. Tell your doctor or nurse right away if you have any of these following symptoms of a serious allergic reaction: hives, swelling of the face, trouble breathing and chest pain
  • The most common side effects of ALOXI® in adults are headache and constipation
  • Tell your doctor or nurse if you are taking other medications or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or plan to become pregnant or breastfeed
  • Adverse Reactions

  • In pediatric patients, while they require a higher dose of palonosetron, the safety profile is consistent with the established profile in adults; however, adverse reactions were reported in < 0.1%="" of="">
  • In adults, the most commonly reported adverse drug reactions include headache (9%) and constipation (5%)
  •  

    For more information about ALOXI®, talk to your doctor or see full prescribing information Prescribing Information.

    ALOXI® is available by prescription only.

    You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA.
    Visit http://www.FDA.gov/medwatch or 1-800-FDA-1088.