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Patient Assistance

Canasa® (mesalamine) suppository

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eligibility criteria.

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You may be eligible to receive free Canasa suppository if you:

  • Have been prescribed Canasa suppository.
  • Have limited or no health insurance coverage
  • Live in the United States
  • Are being treated by a licensed U.S. health care provider on an outpatient basis

If you have insurance, we will review your qualifying financial need based on a combination of your insurance coverage, household income, and out-of-pocket medical expenses during the application process. To help you understand the income guidelines that we use to evaluate qualifying financial need, we’ve provided the table below:

Household size Annual income
1 $77,280 or less
2 $104,520 or less
3 $131,760 or less
4 $159,000 or less
After 4, add $27,240 for each additional dependent family member

If you would like to apply, you should work with your healthcare provider to submit a program application.  To avoid delays, please follow the instructions on the first page and submit all requested information. Please download the application below.

Canasa application (Spanish)

Medicare patients may qualify for Extra Help from Medicare.

myAbbVie Assist Interim Assistance

AbbVie has expanded financial assistance to support qualifying* patients who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.  If you lost employer-provided health insurance that covered your AbbVie treatment and can no longer pay for Canasa suppository, please call: 1-800-222-6885.

*Program is not available to patients receiving prescription reimbursement under any federal, state, or government-funded insurance programs (for example, Medicare [including Part D], Medicare Advantage, Medigap, Medicaid, TRICARE, Department of Defense, or Veterans Affairs programs) or where prohibited by law. Available to patients less than 65 years old who meet eligibility criteria.

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If you have any additional questions, please call us at 1-800-222-6885.