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With Cornerstones4Care®, you can take advantage of free personalized support, tips, tools, and online resources to help manage your diabetes. Eligible patients can also enjoy these special savings.

Instant Savings That Last

Register and activate your Instant Savings Card to enjoy offers such as:

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  • Saving on prescription refills for up to 2 years, if eligiblea
  • Automatic enrollment in the Cornerstones4Care® patient support program, including access to the online Diabetes Health Coach
  • A FREE box of Novo Nordisk needles, if eligiblea

aEligibility and other restrictions apply. See below for complete details.

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Novo Nordisk Instant Savings Card

Details of Offer, Including Restrictions on Eligibility and Other Limitations

Offer Details: Pay no more than $25 (maximum savings up to $100 per fill) when you start on a Novo Nordisk product and for each refill for up to 2 years. In addition, pay no more than $20 (maximum savings up to $100 per fill) for the next prescribed product and each refill for up to 2 years. Offer available for a 30-day supply of Victoza® (liraglutide [rDNA origin] injection), Levemir® (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection), NovoLog® (insulin aspart [rDNA origin] injection), and NovoLog® Mix 70/30 (70% insulin aspart protamine suspension and 30% insulin aspart, [rDNA origin] injection). Offer is valid for a maximum of $100 off your co-pay for each 30-day supply of Victoza®, Levemir®, NovoLog®, and NovoLog® Mix 70/30. Offer is valid for a maximum of 24 refills per product over 2 years. Novo Nordisk reserves the right to modify or cancel this program at any time.

Restrictions & Limitations: You are not eligible if prescriptions are paid by any state or federally funded programs, including, but not limited to, Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, VA, DOD, or TRICARE, or where prohibited by law. The federal employee health benefits program is not a federal or state government healthcare program for purposes of this savings program. Offer not valid for prescriptions reimbursed in full by any third party payor. Offer limited to 1 card per patient. Offer void where taxed, restricted, or prohibited. Offer only good in the U.S.A. Eligibility is restricted to individuals; no clubs, groups, or organizations. This savings card is not transferable and is not insurance. When you use the Novo Nordisk Instant Savings Card, you are certifying that you understand the program rules, terms, and conditions and that you will comply with them.

Offer excludes full cash-paying customers. Patients must be enrolled in a commercial insurance plan.

Needle Offer: Get 1 free box of Novo Nordisk needles when you activate your Instant Savings Card and enroll in the program. Limit 1 box of needles per person. The Restrictions & Limitations apply to the Needle Offer. Needles are sold separately and may require a prescription in some states. Needles must not be shared. Novo Nordisk reserves the right to modify or cancel this program at any time.

How to use the Novo Nordisk Instant Savings Card: You must present the card to the pharmacist along with your prescription to participate in this program. You are not eligible for these savings offers if prescriptions are paid by any state or federally funded programs, including but not limited to Medicare, Medicaid, Medigap, VA, DOD, or TRICARE, or where prohibited by law. Each time you use this card, you are certifying that you understand the program rules, terms, and conditions and that you will comply with them. Please deduct the amount of the discount from any claim for reimbursement submitted to your insurance company or plan. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility or benefits, or if you wish to discontinue your participation, call the Novo Nordisk Instant Savings Card Program at 1-855-292-5966 (8:00 AM-8:00 PM ET, Monday-Friday).

To activate your card, call 1-855-292-5966 or visit www.novonordisksavingscard.com.

 

Tresiba® Terms and Conditions

By participating in this savings program, participants understand and agree that the information provided, as well as the information obtained about them from the pharmacy, will be shared with the manufacturer and any companies working with the manufacturer. Participants also affirm that they will not submit, and have not had submitted on their behalf, a claim for reimbursement or coverage for items purchased with this card under Medicaid, Medicare, TRICARE, or any other federal or state government health care program, or where prohibited by state law. The federal employee health benefits program is not a federal or state government health care program for purposes of this savings program. 

Program terms and conditions

  • Pay no more than $15 out of pocket. Novo Nordisk will pay up to $500 of your co-pay for each of your first 24 prescription fills. This savings offer is valid for a maximum of 24 prescription co-pay benefits per patient. If your co-pay is already $15 or less, this offer does not apply
  • Offer not valid for prescriptions paid in part or full by any federally or state-funded programs, including but not limited to Medicare or Medicaid, Medigap, VA, DOD, TRICARE, and where prohibited by law
  • You must have a co-payment. Not valid for cash payments for your prescriptions
  • Offer good only in the USA at participating retail pharmacies and cannot be redeemed at government-subsidized clinics. Void where taxed, restricted, or prohibited by law
  • Offer not extended to clubs, groups, or organizations
  • Participation in this program must comply with all applicable laws and contractual or other obligations as a pharmacy provider
  • This is not an insurance program
  • Participating patients and pharmacists understand and agree to comply with the terms and conditions of this offer as set forth herein
  • Participating patients must re-present their Tresiba® Instant Savings Card if changing pharmacies
  • Any step edits or prior authorizations required by the insurance plan still apply
  • The Tresiba® Instant Savings Card may be used for mail order. This card is not transferable
  • This offer is limited to 1 card per patient
  • Novo Nordisk reserves the right to modify or cancel this program at any time
 

What is Victoza®?

Victoza® is an injectable prescription medicine that may improve blood sugar (glucose) in adults with type 2 diabetes, and should be used along with diet and exercise.

  • Victoza® is not recommended as the first choice of medicine for treating diabetes.
  • It is not known if Victoza® can be used in people who have had pancreatitis.
  • Victoza® is not a substitute for insulin and is not for use in people with type 1 diabetes or people with diabetic ketoacidosis.
  • It is not known if Victoza® can be used with mealtime insulin.
  • It is not known if Victoza® is safe and effective for use in children.

 

Important Safety Information for Victoza®

What is the most important information I should know about Victoza®?
Victoza® may cause serious side effects, including:

  • Possible thyroid tumors, including cancer. Tell your health care provider if you get a lump or swelling in your neck, hoarseness, trouble swallowing, or shortness of breath. These may be symptoms of thyroid cancer. In studies with rats and mice, Victoza® and medicines that work like Victoza® caused thyroid tumors, including thyroid cancer. It is not known if Victoza® will cause thyroid tumors or a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) in people.

Who should not use Victoza®?
Do not use Victoza® if:

  • you or any of your family have ever had a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) or if you have an endocrine system condition called Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2).
  • you are allergic to liraglutide or any of the ingredients in Victoza®.

What should I tell my health care provider before using Victoza®?
Before using Victoza®, tell your health care provider if you:

  • have or have had problems with your pancreas, kidneys, or liver.
  • have any other medical conditions or severe problems with your stomach, such as slowed emptying of your stomach (gastroparesis) or problems with digesting food.
  • are pregnant or breastfeeding or plan to become pregnant or breastfeed. Tell your health care provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, herbal supplements, and other medicines to treat diabetes, including insulin or sulfonylureas.

How should I use Victoza®?

  • Do not mix insulin and Victoza® together in the same injection.
  • You may give an injection of Victoza® and insulin in the same body area (such as your stomach area), but not right next to each other.
  • Do not share your Victoza® pen with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.

What are the possible side effects of Victoza®?
Victoza® may cause serious side effects, including:

  • inflammation of your pancreas (pancreatitis). Stop using Victoza® and call your health care provider right away if you have severe pain in your stomach area (abdomen) that will not go away, with or without vomiting. You may feel the pain from your abdomen to your back.
  • low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). Your risk for getting low blood sugar may be higher if you use Victoza® with another medicine that can cause low blood sugar, such as a sulfonylurea or insulin. Signs and symptoms of low blood sugar may include: dizziness or lightheadedness, blurred vision, anxiety, irritability or mood changes, sweating, slurred speech, hunger, confusion or drowsiness, shakiness, weakness, headache, fast heartbeat, and feeling jittery.
  • kidney problems (kidney failure). In people who have kidney problems, diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting may cause a loss of fluids (dehydration), which may cause kidney problems to get worse.
  • serious allergic reactions. Stop using Victoza® and get medical help right away if you have any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction including itching, rash, or difficulty breathing.

The most common side effects of Victoza® may include headache, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, and anti-liraglutide antibodies in your blood.

See Victoza® Prescribing Information.


What is Tresiba®?

  • Prescription Tresiba® is a long-acting insulin used to control high blood sugar in adults with diabetes
  • Tresiba® is not for people with diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Tresiba® is available in 2 concentrations: 200 units/mL and 100 units/mL
  • It is not known if Tresiba® is safe and effective in children under 18 years of age

 

Important Safety Information for Tresiba®

Do not share your Tresiba® FlexTouch® with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them. 

Who should not take Tresiba®

Do not take Tresiba® if you: 

  • are having an episode of low blood sugar
  • are allergic to Tresiba® or any of the ingredients in Tresiba®

Before taking Tresiba®, tell your health care provider about all your medical conditions, including if you are: 

  • pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding
  • taking new prescription or over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, or herbal supplements

Talk to your health care provider about low blood sugar and how to manage it. 

How should I take Tresiba®

  • Read the Instructions for Use and take Tresiba® exactly as your health care provider tells you to
  • Do not do any conversion of your dose. The dose counter always shows the selected dose in units
  • Know the type and strength of insulin you take. Do not change the type of insulin you take unless your health care provider tells you to
  • If you miss or are delayed in taking your dose of Tresiba®:
    • Take your dose as soon as you remember, then continue with your regular dosing schedule
    • Make sure there are at least 8 hours between doses
  • Check your blood sugar levels. Ask your health care provider what your blood sugar levels should be and when you should check them
  • Do not reuse or share your needles with other people. You may give them a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them
  • Never inject Tresiba® into a vein or muscle
  • Never use a syringe to remove Tresiba® from the FlexTouch® pen

What should I avoid while taking Tresiba®?

  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery, until you know how Tresiba® affects you
  • Do not drink alcohol or use prescription or over-the-counter medicines that contain alcohol

What are the possible side effects of Tresiba®?

Tresiba® may cause serious side effects that can be life-threatening, including: 

  • Low blood sugar (hypoglycemia). Signs and symptoms that may indicate low blood sugar include anxiety, irritability, mood changes, dizziness, sweating, confusion, and headache
  • Low potassium in your blood (hypokalemia)
  • Heart failure in some people if taken with thiazolidinediones (TZDs). This can happen even if you have never had heart failure or heart problems. If you already have heart failure, it may get worse while you take TZDs with Tresiba®. Tell your health care provider if you have any new or worse symptoms of heart failure including shortness of breath, tiredness, swelling of your ankles or feet, and sudden weight gain 

Your insulin dose may need to change because of change in level of physical activity or exercise, increased stress, change in diet, weight gain or loss, or illness. 

Common side effects may include reactions at the injection site, itching, rash, serious allergic reactions (whole body reactions), skin thickening or pits at the injection site (lipodystrophy), weight gain, and swelling of your hands and feet. 

Get emergency medical help if you have trouble breathing, shortness of breath, fast heartbeat, swelling of your face, tongue, or throat, sweating, extreme drowsiness, dizziness, or confusion.

See Tresiba® Prescribing Information.

 

What is Levemir®?

  • Levemir® (insulin detemir [rDNA origin] injection) is a man-made insulin used to control high blood sugar in adults and children with diabetes mellitus.
  • Levemir® is not meant for use to treat diabetic ketoacidosis.

 

Important Safety Information for Levemir®

Do not share your Levemir FlexTouch with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.

Who should not take Levemir®

Do not take Levemir® if:

  • you have an allergy to Levemir® or any of the ingredients in Levemir®.

Before taking Levemir®, tell your health care provider about all your medical conditions including, if you are:

  • pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
  • taking new prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including supplements.

Talk to your health care provider about how to manage low blood sugar. 

How should I take Levemir®?

  • Read the Instructions for Use and take exactly as directed.
  • Know the type and strength of your insulin. Do not change your insulin type unless your health care provider tells you to.
  • Check your blood sugar levels. Ask your health care provider what your blood sugar levels should be and when you should check them.
  • Do not reuse or share your needles or syringes with other people. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.
  • Never inject Levemir® into a vein or muscle.

What should I avoid while taking Levemir®?

  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery, until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not drink alcohol or use medicines that contain alcohol.

What are the possible side effects of Levemir®

Serious side effects can lead to death, including: 

Low blood sugar. Some signs and symptoms include:

  • anxiety, irritability, mood changes, dizziness, sweating, confusion, and headache.

Your insulin dose may need to change because of:

  • change in level of physical activity, weight gain or loss, increased stress, illness, or change in diet.

Other common side effects may include:

  • reactions at the injection site, itching, rash, serious allergic reactions (whole body reactions), skin thickening or pits at the injection site (lipodystrophy), weight gain, swelling of your hands and feet and if taken with thiazolidinediones (TZDs) possible heart failure.

Get emergency medical help if you have:

  • trouble breathing, shortness of breath, fast heartbeat, swelling of your face, tongue, or throat, sweating, extreme drowsiness, dizziness, or confusion.

See Levemir® Prescribing Information.

 

Indications and Usage for NovoLog®

What is NovoLog® (insulin aspart [rDNA origin] injection)?

  • NovoLog® is a man-made insulin used to control high blood sugar in adults and children with diabetes mellitus.

 

Important Safety Information for NovoLog®

Do not share your NovoLog® FlexPen®, NovoLog® FlexTouch®, PenFill® cartridge or PenFill® cartridge compatible insulin delivery device with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.

Who should not take NovoLog®

Do not take NovoLog® if:

  • your blood sugar is too low (hypoglycemia) or you are allergic to any of its ingredients. 

Before taking NovoLog®, tell your health care provider about all your medical conditions including, if you are: 

  • pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
  • taking new prescription or over-the-counter medicines, including supplements. 

Talk to your health care provider about how to manage low blood sugar. 

How should I take NovoLog®?

  • Read the Instructions for Use and take exactly as directed.
  • NovoLog® is fast-acting. Eat a meal within 5 to 10 minutes after taking it.
  • Know the type and strength of your insulin. Do not change your insulin type unless your health care provider tells you to.
  • Check your blood sugar levels. Ask your health care provider what your blood sugar levels should be and when you should check them.
  • Do not reuse or share your needles with other people. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.

What should I avoid while taking NovoLog®?

  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery, until you know how NovoLog® affects you.
  • Do not drink alcohol or use medicines that contain alcohol.

What are the possible side effects of NovoLog®?

Serious side effects can lead to death, including: 

Low blood sugar. Some signs and symptoms include:

  • anxiety, irritability, mood changes, dizziness, sweating, confusion, and headache.

Your insulin dose may need to change because of:

  • weight gain or loss, increased stress, illness, or change in diet or level of physical activity.

Other common side effects may include:

  • low potassium in your blood, injection site reactions, itching, rash, serious whole body allergic reactions, skin thickening or pits at the injection site, weight gain, and swelling of your hands and feet and if taken with thiazolidinediones (TZDs) possible heart failure.

Get emergency medical help if you have:

  • trouble breathing, shortness of breath, fast heartbeat, swelling of your face, tongue, or throat, sweating, extreme drowsiness, dizziness, or confusion.

See NovoLog® Prescribing Information.

 

Indications and Usage for NovoLog® Mix 70/30

What is NovoLog® Mix 70/30 (70% insulin aspart protamine suspension and 30% insulin aspart injection, [rDNA origin])? 

  • NovoLog® Mix 70/30 is a man-made insulin used to control high blood sugar in adults with diabetes mellitus. 
  • It is not known if NovoLog® Mix 70/30 is safe or effective in children. 

 

Important Safety Information for NovoLog® Mix 70/30

Do not share your NovoLog® Mix 70/30 FlexPen® with other people, even if the needle has been changed. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.

Who should not use NovoLog® Mix 70/30? 

  • Do not use NovoLog® Mix 70/30 if your blood sugar is too low (hypoglycemia) or you are allergic to any of its ingredients. 

What should I tell my health care provider before taking NovoLog® Mix 70/30? 

  • About all of your medical conditions, including liver, kidney, or heart problems. 
  • If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or plan to do either. 
  • About all prescription and nonprescription medicines you take, including supplements, as your dose may need to change. 

How should I take NovoLog® Mix 70/30? 

  • NovoLog® Mix 70/30 starts acting fast. If you have type 1 diabetes, inject within 15 minutes before you eat a meal. If you have type 2 diabetes, inject within 15 minutes before or after starting your meal. 
  • Inject NovoLog® Mix 70/30 under the skin of your stomach area, upper arms, buttocks, or thighs, but never into a vein or muscle. 
  • Do not mix NovoLog® Mix 70/30 with other insulin products or use in an insulin pump. 
  • Do not change your dose or type of insulin unless you are told to by your health care provider. 
  • Do not reuse or share your needles or syringes with other people. You may give other people a serious infection, or get a serious infection from them.
  • Check your blood sugar levels as directed by your health care provider. 

 

What should I consider while using NovoLog® Mix 70/30? 

  • Alcohol, including beer and wine, may affect your blood sugar. 
  • Be careful when driving a car or operating machinery. You may have difficulty concentrating or reacting if you have low blood sugar. Talk to your health care provider if you often have low blood sugar or no warning signs of low blood sugar. 

What are the possible side effects of NovoLog® Mix 70/30? 

  • Low blood sugar, including when too much is taken. Some symptoms include sweating, shakiness, confusion, and headache. Severe low blood sugar can cause unconsciousness, seizures, and death. 
  • Serious allergic reactions may occur. Get medical help right away, if you develop a rash over your whole body, have trouble breathing, a fast heartbeat, or sweating. 
  • Other side effects include low potassium in your blood, injection site reactions (like redness, swelling, and itching), skin thickening or pits at the injection site, weight gain, swelling of your hands and feet, if taken with thiazolidinediones (TZDs) possible heart failure, and vision changes. 

See NovoLog® Mix 70/30 Prescribing Information.

 

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