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Patient Resource Center

Patient Resource Center

Tools and resources to help you on the path forward

The following are educational materials, resources, and tools for patients taking BOSULIF. These can help guide patients and caregivers to understand and navigate through treatment with BOSULIF and the journey with Ph+ CML.

Patient Welcome Kit

This kit will help you:

  • Understand how to get the most out of treatment with BOSULIF
  • Learn about the possible side effects of BOSULIF and tips to manage them
  • Fill your BOSULIF prescription and get financial support

BOSULIF Voucher Program

If you are new to BOSULIF and are eligible for the program, you can receive a 30-day free trial supply. Terms and Conditions apply.

The trial voucher is not a prescription for BOSULIF beyond 30 days and there is no obligation to continue BOSULIF. If you do continue treatment with BOSULIF, a separate prescription must be written or filled at your pharmacy of choice.

You may only be offered enrollment in the program through your healthcare provider. Work with your healthcare provider to fill out these forms, which can be downloaded below. Please see the Getting access to BOSULIF page for more information. Terms and Conditions apply.

Enrollment form download

Patient Authorization form download

BOSULIF Co-pay Program

If you are eligible, the BOSULIF Co-pay Program could lower your out-of-pocket costs for BOSULIF. Click or call to learn more. The BOSULIF Co-pay Program is not health insurance. This is available only at participating pharmacies. For a complete list of participating pharmacies, please call the program at 1-855-4-BOSULIF (1-855-426-7854). There are no membership fees to participate.

Call 1-855-4-BOSULIF (1-855-426-7854) Monday–Friday 24 hours a day, Saturday 8 AM–7 PM (EST), and Sunday 9 AM–5 PM (EST).

Additional Financial Support

Pfizer First Resource® Program
Call 1-877-744-5675, Monday–Friday 9 AM–8 PM (EST) to learn more.

If you are uninsured or do not have enough prescription drug coverage, you may be able to get your prescription for BOSULIF for free through the Pfizer First Resource program. A program counselor can help you find which programs you may be eligible for, as well as help you find an appropriate specialty pharmacy.

  • Patient Advocate Foundation

    http://www.patientadvocate.org The Patient Advocate Foundation offers assistance to patients with specific issues they are facing with their insurer, employer and/or creditor regarding insurance, job retention, and/or debt crisis matters relative to their diagnosis of life-threatening or debilitating diseases.
  • National Family Caregivers Association

    http://www.nfcacares.org The Caregiver Action Network provides education, peer support, and resources to family caregivers across the United States free of charge.
  • Well SpouseTM Association

    http://www.wellspouse.org The Well Spouse Association advocates for and addresses the needs of individuals caring for a chronically ill and/or disabled spouse/partner.

BOSULIF may cause serious side effects, including:

  • Stomach problems. BOSULIF may cause stomach (abdomen) pain, nausea, diarrhea, or vomiting. Tell your doctor about any stomach problems
  • Low blood cell counts. BOSULIF may cause low platelet counts (thrombocytopenia), low red blood cell counts (anemia) and low white blood cell counts (neutropenia). Your doctor should do blood tests to check your blood cell counts regularly during your treatment with BOSULIF. Call your doctor right away if you have unexpected bleeding or bruising, blood in your urine or stools, fever, or any signs of an infection
  • Liver problems. BOSULIF may cause liver problems. Your doctor should do blood tests to check your liver function regularly during your treatment with BOSULIF. Call your doctor right away if your skin or the white part of your eyes turns yellow (jaundice) or you have dark “tea color” urine
  • Your body may hold too much fluid (fluid retention). Fluid may build up in the lining of your lungs, the sac around your heart, or your stomach cavity. Call your doctor right away if you get any of the following symptoms during your treatment with BOSULIF:
    • – shortness of breath and cough
    • – chest pain
    • – swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet
    • – swelling all over your body
    • – weight gain
  • Kidney problems. BOSULIF may cause kidney problems. Your doctor should do tests to check your kidney function when you start treatment with BOSULIF and during your treatment. Call your doctor right away if you get any of the following symptoms during your treatment with BOSULIF:
    • you urinate more or less often than normal
    • you make a much larger or smaller amount of urine than normal
  • The most common side effects of BOSULIF include: diarrhea, nausea, low blood cell counts, rash, vomiting, stomach pain, respiratory tract infection, fever, abnormal liver function, tiredness or weakness, cough, and headache

Before you take BOSULIF, tell your doctor if you:

  • have liver problems
  • have heart problems
  • have kidney problems
  • have any other medical conditions
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. BOSULIF can harm your unborn baby. You should not become pregnant while taking BOSULIF. Tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant while taking BOSULIF
  • are a woman who may become pregnant. Use effective contraception (birth control) during and for at least 30 days after completing treatment with BOSULIF. Talk to your doctor about forms of birth control
  • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if BOSULIF passes into your breast milk or if it can harm your baby. You and your doctor should decide if you will take BOSULIF or breastfeed. You should not do both

BOSULIF may cause serious side effects, including:

  • Stomach problems. BOSULIF may cause stomach (abdomen) pain, nausea, diarrhea, or vomiting. Tell your doctor about any stomach problems
  • Low blood cell counts. BOSULIF may cause low platelet counts (thrombocytopenia), low red blood cell counts (anemia) and low white blood cell counts (neutropenia). Your doctor should do blood tests to check your blood cell counts regularly during your treatment with BOSULIF. Call your doctor right away if you have unexpected bleeding or bruising, blood in your urine or stools, fever, or any signs of an infection
  • Liver problems. BOSULIF may cause liver problems. Your doctor should do blood tests to check your liver function regularly during your treatment with BOSULIF. Call your doctor right away if your skin or the white part of your eyes turns yellow (jaundice) or you have dark “tea color” urine
  • Your body may hold too much fluid (fluid retention). Fluid may build up in the lining of your lungs, the sac around your heart, or your stomach cavity. Call your doctor right away if you get any of the following symptoms during your treatment with BOSULIF:
    • – shortness of breath and cough
    • – chest pain
    • – swelling in your hands, ankles, or feet
    • – swelling all over your body
    • – weight gain
  • Kidney problems. BOSULIF may cause kidney problems. Your doctor should do tests to check your kidney function when you start treatment with BOSULIF and during your treatment. Call your doctor right away if you get any of the following symptoms during your treatment with BOSULIF:
    • – you urinate more or less often than normal
    • – you make a much larger or smaller amount of urine than normal
  • The most common side effects of BOSULIF include: diarrhea, nausea, low blood cell counts, rash, vomiting, stomach pain, respiratory tract infection, fever, abnormal liver function, tiredness or weakness, cough, and headache

Before you take BOSULIF, tell your doctor if you:

  • have liver problems
  • have heart problems
  • have kidney problems
  • have any other medical conditions
  • are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. BOSULIF can harm your unborn baby. You should not become pregnant while taking BOSULIF. Tell your doctor right away if you become pregnant while taking BOSULIF
  • are a woman who may become pregnant. Use effective contraception (birth control) during and for at least 30 days after completing treatment with BOSULIF. Talk to your doctor about forms of birth control
  • are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if BOSULIF passes into your breast milk or if it can harm your baby. You and your doctor should decide if you will take BOSULIF or breastfeed. You should not do both