Better coverage & ~50-70% less expensive than other tasteless/taste-masked UCD treatments based on published pricing information
Pheburane® coverage to reach ~80% of commercially insured US patients by January 1st, 2024.
Covered on State Medicaid in:
Included on Contract Drug List in California
*Certain Managed Medicaid plans
Medunik USA offers Pheburane® through its UNIK Support Program - designed to support each unique patient.
Unik Support (pronounced yoo·neek) has specialized services for Prescribers and Patients.
Pheburane® is available through our national specialty pharmacy partner and is covered by most insurance plans and State Medicaid programs.
Our partnership is designed to remove access barriers to this valuable treatment option for certain Urea Cycle Disorders (UCDs).
Everyone has a role to play to ensure that your or your child gets the treatment needed in as little as one week.
What is Pheburane®?
Beforetaking Pheburane®, tell your healthcare provider about all of your medical conditions, including if you:
Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you or your child take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
Certain medicines may increase the level of ammonia in your blood or cause serious side effects when taken during treatment with Pheburane®. Especially tell your healthcare provider if you or your child take:
Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them to show your or your child’s healthcare provider and pharmacist when you get a new medicine.
What are the possible side effects of Pheburane®?
Pheburane® can cause serious side effects, including: Nervous system problems (neurotoxicity).
Call your healthcare provider right away if you get any of the following symptoms during treatment with Pheburane®:
Low potassium levels in your blood (hypokalemia). Your healthcare provider will monitor your blood potassium levels during treatment with PHEBURANE and treat if needed.
Conditions related to swelling (edema).Pheburane® contains salt (sodium), which can cause swelling from salt and water retention. Your healthcare provider will decide if PHEBURANE is right for you if you have certain medical conditions that can cause swelling, such as heart failure, liver problems or kidney problems.
The most common side effects of Pheburane® include:
Your healthcare provider may do certain blood tests to check you or your child for side effects during treatment with Pheburane®.
These are not all the possible side effects of Pheburane®.
Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.