Tymlos

Active Ingredient(s): Abaloparatide
FDA Approved: * April 28, 2017
Pharm Company: * RADIUS HEALTH INC
Category: Osteoporosis

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Tymlos Overview

Abaloparatide (brand name Tymlos; formerly BA058) is a parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) analog drug used to treat osteoporosis. Like the related drug teriparatide, and unlike bisphosphonates, it is an anabolic (i.e., bone growing) agent.[1] A subcutaneous injection formulation of the drug has completed a Phase III trial for osteoporosis.[2] This single study found a decrease in fractures.[3] In 28 April 2017, it was approved by Food a...

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Tymlos - the new approved drug

I have been prescribed Tymlos but my insurance denied me. I'm in the appeal process and my dr. says we could start Reclast if I am again denied. Any suggestions on how to obtain Tymlos? And does anyone have experience with Reclast? ## I get my Tymlos free. I had no Rx Insurance. I am retired and on Medicare. My arthritis Dr sent in an application for me and I was approved. You might ask your Dr's office as they should know how to apply for help. You might not get it free but if your insurance denied you then you may get a significant amount of help... Does anyone have any experience with this drug? After my first shot, I had lower back pains and a mild headache.

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Cost and Efficacy of Tymlos

Does anyone have coverage for Tymlos? Is there any way to be able to afford the cost? Has anyone felt they have benefited from this drug? ## Whether or not anyone has coverage is going to depend on their insurer, some plans cover it, some do not. As to the cost, there are some savings programs available from the manufacturer, if you qualify. Can you post back with basic information on what insurance coverage you have? If so, I can find more information for you. The FDA has approved it for the treatment of women who have suffered a recent fracture due to osteoporosis, to help reduce the risk of future fractures. The side effects are listed as possibly including dizziness, orthostatic hypotension, headache, fatigue, and heart palpitations. Can anyone that's been on this medication chi...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Abaloparatide
  • Solution: 3.12mg/1.56ml (2mg/ml)
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Tymlos: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 70539-001 Tymlos 2000 ug/ml Subcutaneous Injection, Solution by Radius Health, Inc.

Other drugs which contain Abaloparatide or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

Related Tymlos Topics:

Tymlos - the new approved drug
I have been prescribed Tymlos but my insurance denied me. I'm in the appeal process and my dr. says we could start R... 1 reply
Cost and Efficacy of Tymlos
Does anyone have coverage for Tymlos? Is there any way to be able to afford the cost? Has anyone felt they have benefite... 1 reply






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