Xermelo

Drug List

Xermelo

Drug Name

Xermelo (Telotristat Ethyl)

Manufactured By

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Drug Savings

Nationwide Prescription Connection (NPC) is an experienced advocacy service that helps connect patients to manufacturer provided free and discount programs. We can help the uninsured, under insured, those in the Medicare gap also known as the "doughnut hole", or even those needing help with expensive co-pays.  Our web site makes it easy for you to enter the medications you are taking, along with some basic patient information, and then finds the program that is right for you.

NPC's mission is your health. We recognize your need for help when you are applying for discount programs for your prescription medications. We consist of friendly and experienced advocates that not only know how these free and discount programs work, but are ready to help. We are available to take your call and answer any questions you may have as you search for the right program to fit your needs. We can also explain any supporting material you may need to provide as you apply for these programs. If for any reason you are denied, we also are experienced in the best appeals process with a high success rate.

Treats Disease/Condition

Uses

For use in combination with somatostatin analog (SSA) therapy for treatment of carcinoid syndrome diarrhea in patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumors.

How To Use

It is taken orally, up to 3 times daily with food.

Side Effects

May cause constipation (which can be serious). Other side effects include nausea, headache, increased levels of the liver enzyme gamma-glutamyl transferase (GGT), depression, peripheral edema, flatulence, decreased appetite, and fever.

Drug Interactions

In Case of Overdose

Contact doctor or poison controll

In Case of Missed Dose

Storage