Pradaxa (dabigatran) is an anticoagulant that works by the clotting protein thrombin. Dabigatran is used to prevent blood clots from forming because of a certain irregular heart rhythm (atrial fibrillation). Preventing these blood clots helps to reduce the risk of a stroke.
If you are a patient at least 18 years of age, you may be eligible for one of the following:
If commercially insured (private, corporate, or employer insurance), you could pay as little as $0 a month over a 12 consecutive month period, subject to a $2400 maximum annual program benefit or 12 uses, whichever comes first.
If covered by a government-funded program (e.g., Medicare Part D, Medicaid, Veterans' Affairs, Dept. of Def., or Tricare), or you are a cash-paying patient, you could receive one free 30-day supply of PRADAXA during a 12 consecutive month period.