Find & Manage Your Patient Assistance Programs
Estimated patient savings $600,000,000.00
Aciphex Patient Assistance Program


Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc. is the parent company of Ortho-McNeil, Inc., creators of AcipHex. The goal of Orth-McNeil is to improve on the current state of patient care through the development of safe and effective treatments. PriCara, Unit of Ortho-McNeil, Inc., aims to provide new and improved solutions to health care professionals as no United State health care organization has done before.

AcipHex was launched by Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc in 1999. It is used as a treatment for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, heartburn, ulcers, and Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. AcipHex is available in tablet form.


Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems Inc., a division of the Johnson & Johnson company, manages the patient assistance program for PriCara, Unit of Ortho-McNeil, Inc..Their patient assistance program, Access 2 Wellness, offers up to a 1 year supply of Aciphex at no cost to those who are eligible for the program. Eligibility is based off of the following requirements:

  • You must not be covered by any private, public, or Medicare Part D health insurance and prescription coverage programs.
  • You must be a citizen of the United States or it's Territories.
  • You must be an outpatient currently under the care of a physician.
  • Your income must be less than or equal to 200% of the Federal Poverty Guideline for the size of your household (see chart below).
  • SOURCE: 2008 Poverty Chart
    Family Size
    Each Additional Family Member

    What´s Next?

    Fill out the program enrollment form located to your right. If you don't see an enrollment form available please call Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, 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 Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, 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.

    ← Back to Assistance Programs