Indication

EVENITY® is a prescription medicine used to treat osteoporosis in women after menopause who are at high risk of fracture, ( See More ) or cannot use another osteoporosis medicine or other osteoporosis medicines did not work well.

For women with osteoporosis after menopause at high risk for fracture.

The list price of EVENITY® is $2,046.71*, per month. You should know, most patients do not pay this price. Out-of-pocket costs will vary based on your insurance coverage. Ask your insurance provider for more information and see information below for details about paying for EVENITY®.

*List price is also referred to as wholesale acquisition cost or WAC. WAC is the price at which Amgen® sells its products to wholesalers.
EVENITY® is an injection administered by a healthcare professional every month.
Updated on January 26, 2022. Patients may need to pay a higher price due to additional doctor administration or pharmacy charges.

Select the insurance coverage below that is most like yours:

What type of Medicare insurance do you have?

If you are a Medicare Part B patient

Most Medicare Part B patients have additional insurance and could pay $0 per dose of EVENITY®‡,§
  • After you meet your deductible, Medicare Part B typically covers 80% of therapies you receive in your doctor’s office
    • For example, if a therapy costs $100, Medicare Part B will cover $80
  • You can obtain an additional insurance (e.g., Medicare Supplement Plan or Medigap, commercial, TRICARE) to pick up the additional 20%**
    • You may need to pay additional monthly premiums with these additional insurances
    • Out-of-pocket costs do not include costs related to office visits or administration of EVENITY®

What you pay for EVENITY® will depend on the type of Medicare plan you have. Talk to your insurance provider to find out what you will pay for EVENITY®.

This information is based on Amgen® data from October 2020 to March 2021. The analysis included only EVENITY® prospective patients.
§The amount you pay may depend on coverage from Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap).
**You must be enrolled in Medicare Part A and Part B to receive coverage through Medicare Supplement Insurance (Medigap).
Medicare Supplement Insurance may require additional monthly premiums.

If you are a Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C) patient

Medicare Advantage is another way to get Medicare services and is offered by private health insurance companies.

  • Cost and coverage vary by plan so it's important to verify your insurance benefits and out-of-pocket costs for EVENITY®

Not sure what kind of Medicare plan you have?

There are different types of Medicare insurance. You may be covered by a Medicare Part B or Medicare Advantage (Medicare Part C) plan.

See the Glossary of Terms below to learn more about different types of Medicare insurance.

Eligible commercially insured patients can lower out-of-pocket costs with the EVENITY® Co-Pay Program

Pay as little as $25 per dose with the EVENITY® Co-Pay Program§§

  • Pay as little as $25 for each dose of EVENITY® up to an annual Maximum Program Benefit per calendar year§§
  • Can apply to deductible, co-insurance, or co-pay for EVENITY®, but not costs associated with office visit or the administration of EVENITY®***
  • No income eligibility requirement
  • Other restrictions apply

SUMMARY OF TERMS AND CONDITIONS

It is important that every patient read and understand the full EVENITY® Co-Pay Card Terms and Conditions. The following summary is not a substitute for reviewing the Terms and Conditions in their entirety.

As further described below, in general:
  • The EVENITY® Co-Pay Card is open to patients with commercial insurance, regardless of financial need. The program is not valid for patients whose EVENITY® prescription is paid for in whole or in part by Medicare, Medicaid, or any other federal or state healthcare program. It is not valid for cash paying patients or where prohibited by law.
  • The EVENITY® Co-Pay Card may help lower your EVENITY® out-of-pocket medication costs. Out-of-pocket costs include co-payment, co-insurance, and deductible out-of-pocket costs. The EVENITY® Co-Pay Card does not cover any other costs related to office visits or administration of EVENITY®. The EVENITY® Co-Pay Card provides support up to the Maximum Program Benefit or Patient Total Program Benefit. If a patient’s commercial insurance plan imposes different or additional requirements on patients who receive EVENITY® Co-Pay Card benefits, Amgen® has the right to reduce or eliminate those benefits. Whether you are eligible to receive the Maximum Program Benefit or Patient Total Program Benefit is determined by the type of plan coverage you have. Please ask your EVENITY® Support Representative to help you understand eligibility for the EVENITY® Co-Pay Card, whether your particular insurance coverage is likely to result in your reaching the Maximum Program Benefit or your Patient Total Program Benefit amount by calling 1-800-761-1558.
  • EVENITY® patients pay as little as $25 for each dose, and Amgen® will pay the remaining eligible out-of-pocket costs on behalf of the patient until the Amgen® payments have reached either the Maximum Program Benefit or the Patient Total Program Benefit. Patients are responsible for all amounts that exceed this limit.
  • Ongoing activation of the EVENITY® Co-Pay Card is contingent on the submission of the required Explanation of Benefits (EOB) form by the healthcare provider’s office within 180 days of the use of the EVENITY® Co-Pay Card. See EVENITYSupport.com for full Terms and Conditions.

For more information about this program including full Terms and Conditions and eligibility requirements, call 1-800-761-1558 or visit EVENITYSupport.com.

§§ See program terms and conditions.
***This program does not provide support for any physician-related services associated with the administration of EVENITY®.

Amgen® Safety Net Foundation (ASNF) is a nonprofit patient assistance program that provides EVENITY® at no cost to qualifying patients who have a financial need and who are uninsured or have insurance that excludes EVENITY®.

For information, call 1-866-AMG-ASST (1-866-264-2778).

SEE BELOW TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SOME COMMON TERMS USED
WHEN DISCUSSING MEDICARE AND COMMERCIAL INSURANCE.

Co-insurance: An amount you may be required to pay as your share of the cost for services after you pay any deductibles. Co-insurance is usually a percentage (for example, 20%)

Co-pay: An amount you may be required to pay as your share of the cost for a medical service or supply, like a doctor’s visit, hospital outpatient visit, or prescription drug. It is usually a set amount, rather than a percentage. For example, you might pay $10 or $20 for a doctor’s visit or prescription drug

Deductible: The amount you must pay for healthcare or prescriptions before Original Medicare, your Medicare Advantage Plan, your Medicare drug plan, or your other insurance begins to pay

Medicare Advantage (Part C): A type of Medicare health plan offered by a private company that contracts with Medicare. Medicare Advantage Plans provide all of your Part A and Part B benefits, and most offer prescription drug coverage

Medicare Part A (hospital insurance): Along with Medicare Part B, it's part of what's known as Original Medicare. It covers services such as inpatient care in hospitals and skilled nursing facility care

Medicare Part B (medical insurance): Along with Medicare Part A, it's part of what's known as Original Medicare. It covers services such as medical equipment and some prescription medications. These medications are typically ones you would receive in your doctor's office or as a hospital outpatient

Medicare Supplement Plan (Medigap): A type of plan sold by private insurance companies to fill “gaps” in Original Medicare coverage

Out-of-pocket costs: Prescription costs you will pay on your own that are not covered by Medicare or other insurance

Premium: The periodic payment to Medicare, an insurance company, or a healthcare plan for health or prescription drug coverage

Important Safety Information

What is the most important information I should know about EVENITY®?

EVENITY® can cause serious side effects, including increased risk of having a heart attack, stroke, or death from a cardiovascular (heart or blood vessel) problem. Call your healthcare provider or get emergency help right away if you have any of these symptoms: symptoms of heart attack, which may include: chest pain or pressure; shortness of breath; feeling light-headed or dizzy; or symptoms of stroke, which may include: headache; numbness or weakness in face, arm, or legs; difficulty talking; changes in vision or loss of balance. Before you receive EVENITY®, tell your healthcare provider if you have had a heart attack or stroke, especially if it has happened in the past year.

Do not receive EVENITY® if you: have low blood calcium; or are allergic to romosozumab or any of the ingredients in EVENITY®.

Before receiving EVENITY®, tell your healthcare provider about all your medical conditions, including if you:

  • have a history of other heart or blood vessel problems
  • have low blood calcium
  • cannot take daily calcium and vitamin D
  • have kidney problems or are on kidney dialysis
  • plan to have dental surgery or teeth removed

What are the possible side effects of EVENITY®?

EVENITY® may cause serious side effects, including:

Serious allergic reactions have happened in people who receive EVENITY®. Call your healthcare provider or go to the nearest emergency room right away if you have any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction including: rash; hives; swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue, or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing.

Low calcium levels in your blood (hypocalcemia). EVENITY® may lower the calcium levels in your blood. Your low blood calcium should be treated before you receive EVENITY®. Call your healthcare provider if you have symptoms of low blood calcium such as: spasms, twitches, or cramps in your muscles; numbness or tingling in your fingers, toes or around your mouth.

Severe jaw bone problems (osteonecrosis) may occur. Your healthcare provider should examine your mouth before you start EVENITY® and may tell you to see your dentist. Ask your healthcare provider or dentist about good mouth care.

Unusual thigh bone fractures. Symptoms of this type of fracture include new or unusual pain in your hip, groin, or thigh.

The most common side effects of EVENITY® include joint pain and headaches.

These are not all the possible side effects of EVENITY®. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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

Please see EVENITY® full Prescribing Information, including Medication Guide.

Indication:
EVENITY® is a prescription medicine used to treat osteoporosis in women after menopause who are at high risk of fracture, or cannot use another osteoporosis medicine or other osteoporosis medicines did not work well.

Important Safety Information

What is the most important information I should know about EVENITY®?

EVENITY® can cause serious side effects, including increased risk of having a heart attack, stroke, or death from a cardiovascular (heart or blood vessel) problem. Call your healthcare provider or get emergency help right away if you have any of these symptoms: symptoms of heart attack, Read More