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Provigil Assistance Program


Cephalon, Inc. was founded in 1987 by Frank Baldino, Jr.. in Frazer, Pennsylvania. Cephalon, Inc. has recently swayed from the Greek meaning of their name, “related to the brain”, as they had originally focused specifically on developing new treatments and therapies to combat neurodegenerative diseases. Today, Cephalon, Inc. has a rich portfolio that includes porudcts and therapies in areas such as central nervous system disorders, pain, cancer, and addiction. In the over 20 years as a company, Cephalon, Inc. has produced over 30 different products with a distribution reaching at least 35 countries around the world.

Provigil is a eugeroic drug launched by Cephalon, Inc. in 1998. Provigil has been approved by the FDA as part of a treatment for patients suffering from day time sleepiness caused by narcolepsy or obstructive sleep apnea. Provigil is administered in tablet form.


Provigil Assistance Program, a patient assistance program provided by Cephalon, Inc., offers Provigil at no cost for up to 1 year to those who are eligible for the program. Eligibility is based off of the following requirements:

- You must be a citizen of the United States or its Territories.

- You must not be covered by private or public health insurance.

- You must not be eligible for Medicaid or Medicare.

- You must meet an undisclosed income guideline.

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What´s Next?

Fill out the program enrollment form located to your right. If you don't see an enrollment form available please call Cephalon, Inc. program directly. After filling out the enrollment form please bring the form to your doctor for proper signatures and procedures. Do not forget a self stamped envelope for them to mail in your application to the program.

Other Tips

  • If you have any questions please call the Cephalon, Inc. program directly.
  • Fill out as much of the information on the enrollment form as possible. The more information you have pre-filled the easier the progrm is to enroll in.
  • Write down the refill dates for your program and set a reminder here on so that you don't run out of medication.
  • Do not write messy on your forms as this will delay any response.
  • Call and write thank you notes to AAI Pharma Inc. program. Without their help millions of people will be without medication.

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