How Will I Pay for Treatment?

Your coverage questions answered

If you have concerns about paying for your multiple myeloma treatment, then this section has the resources you need. From financial assistance programs to information about specialty pharmacies, we're committed to helping you get the treatment you need.

Learn more about the services designed to help you access and pay for treatment.

I don't want to spend time worrying about financing my treatment. NINLARO 1Point has really helped me understand my options.

NINLARO 1Point overview

At Takeda Oncology, we are committed to helping you get access to NINLARO® (ixazomib) whenever possible. NINLARO 1Point offers comprehensive programs that can assist with the financial concern, cost, and other day-to-day needs associated with your NINLARO treatment.

NINLARO 1Point services include:

  • Helping you understand how your insurance covers NINLARO
  • Assisting eligible patients with out-of-pocket costs
  • Providing information about specialty pharmacies that can help you get NINLARO
  • Helping you start medication as quickly as possible, as directed by your doctor
  • Connecting you to additional resources, such as legal services, counseling and support programs, emotional support, and transportation assistance

How can I enroll in NINLARO 1Point?

Your healthcare team can help you submit a NINLARO 1Point enrollment form. To enroll, you will need to submit a completed enrollment form and a valid prescription for NINLARO.

CO-PAY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM—for patients with private insurance

Eligible patients could
pay as little as $25
per monthly prescription of NINLARO

If you have private insurance but are concerned about your ability to pay for NINLARO, you may qualify for the NINLARO Co-pay Assistance Program. See eligibility requirements.*

*Eligibility Requirements: This offer cannot be used if you are a beneficiary of, or any part of your prescription is covered by: 1) any federal or state healthcare program (Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, VA, DoD, etc.), including state or territory pharmaceutical assistance programs, 2) the Medicare Prescription Drug Program (Part D), or if you are currently in the coverage gap, Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicaid Managed Care or Alternative Benefit Plans under the Affordable Care Act, or Medigap, or 3) insurance that is paying the entire cost of the prescription. Patients must be at least 18 years old.

Terms & Conditions: You must meet Eligibility Requirements. You agree to report your use of this offer to any third party that reimburses you or pays for any part or the prescription price. Use of this offer is confirmation that you are permitted, under the terms and conditions of the health benefit plan(s) covering your prescriptions, to take advantage of co-pay coverage programs. You additionally agree that you will not submit the cost of any portion of the product dispenses pursuant to this offer to a federal or state healthcare program for purposes of counting it toward your out-of-pocket expenses, and to notify NINLARO 1Point if you become eligible for a federal, state, Veterans Affairs, or similar healthcare program. This savings program covers out-of-pocket expenses greater than $25 per monthly prescription. Maximum $25,000 annually. Your co-pay card can be renewed every 12 months. This offer is not valid with any other program, discount, or incentive involving NINLARO. This offer may be rescinded, revoked or amended without notice. No reproductions. This offer is void where prohibited by law, taxed, or restricted. Limit one offer per purchase. Cash value of 1/100 of 1⍧. For questions about this offer, please contact the NINLARO Co-Pay Assistance Program, a service of NINLARO 1Point, at 1-844-N1POINT (1-844-617-6468), Option 2, Monday-Friday, 8AM-8PM ET.


Please visit to enroll. You can also use this site to re-enroll, activate your card, or request a replacement card. You may also enroll in this program by contacting NINLARO 1Point at 1-844-617-6468, as well as through your designated specialty pharmacy or your doctor.

RAPIDSTART PROGRAM—for patients with Medicare Part D or private insurance 

The NINLARO RapidStart Program can provide a 1-cycle (the number of pills prescribed in a 28-day period) supply of NINLARO® (ixazomib) for patients who experience a delay in insurance coverage determination of at least 7 business days. NINLARO terms and conditions apply.*


To receive a 1-cycle supply (28-day supply of treatment), speak with your doctor or nurse. Your healthcare team must submit a completed NINLARO 1Point enrollment form and a valid prescription.

PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM—for patients with no insurance or not enough insurance coverage

Takeda Oncology remains committed to helping you gain access to treatment. NINLARO 1Point can help with identifying alternative and supplemental insurance coverage options. In addition, the NINLARO Patient Assistance Program may be able to provide free medication to eligible patients who do not have prescription drug or health insurance coverage. If you qualify for the program, NINLARO® (ixazomib) will be delivered to you free of charge.


To apply for the Patient Assistance Program, ask your healthcare team to submit a completed and signed Patient Assistance Program Application and a valid prescription for NINLARO. Be sure to also sign the form and submit the required household verification.

If you are approved for this program, you and your doctor will be notified and a 1-month supply of NINLARO will be mailed to you. Please note that each month, your doctor's office must confirm that you are still being treated with NINLARO and require another month's supply.

If you qualify, you may be enrolled for up to 1 year.


Whether it's finding resources, helping you with financial assistance for treatment, or coordinating delivery of NINLARO® (ixazomib) from a specialty pharmacy to your home, NINLARO 1Point can connect you to a range of personal support services.

Support & resources include:

  • Access to resources about living with cancer
    • Support and information
    • Local and national advocacy groups
  • Referral to travel assistance (ie, to appointments)
  • Information about organizations providing legal services
  • Referral to counseling and support programs
  • Referral to emotional support programs
  • Access to Empower, a no cost program from Takeda Oncology

What is empower?

The Empower Program provides personalized education and support for people who are taking NINLARO. Receive personal, ongoing support and educational resources from your Adherence Clinical Educator (ACE). Learn more about Empower.

Specialty pharmacies may help you with:

  • 24-hour access to pharmacists
  • Tips for remembering when to take your medicine
  • Help with understanding your insurance
  • Shipping your medications to your home or local pharmacy
  • Enrollment in patient assistance programs
  • Financial assistance resources
  • Patient education and counseling about side effects

What is a specialty pharmacy?

When your doctor prescribes an oral (or capsule) form of a medicine, a specialty pharmacy helps you get your medicine. Specialty pharmacies provide coordinated delivery of your medicine to you.

Resources & foundation support*

NINLARO 1Point helps to identify third-party nonprofit foundations that can grant financial assistance if you struggle with your out-of-pocket treatment-related expenses (eg, co-pays, coinsurance, and deductibles).

The foundations and online resource directories below offer support to patients with cancer in need of financial assistance.

Multiple myeloma funding

Patient Advocate Foundation

Patient Access Network Foundation
1-866-316-PANF (7263)

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

Good Days

HealthWell Foundation

1-800-813-HOPE (4673)

Multiple myeloma information

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

International Myeloma Foundation

Counseling and transportation

1-800-813-HOPE (4673)

Legal support

Patient Advocate Foundation

*Patient eligibility varies by program.