AstraZeneca is committed to providing resources for our patients, their loved ones and the healthcare professionals caring for them during these uncertain times. Click here for our COVID-19 resource page.

US-39264 Last Updated 4/20
BYDUREON BCise® Savings Program
BYDUREON BCise® Savings Program

Used along with diet and exercise for adults with type 2 diabetes who are not at goal with metformin

How to save

More about our BYDUREON BCise® savings program

Cost can be a big hurdle to taking care of your type 2 diabetes-and we want to help. Learn how to get BYDUREON BCise for $0* every month. 

*See eligibility requirements. Restrictions apply.

Welcome to
Bright Beginnings, a program
by BYDUREON BCise®!

Bright Beginnings offers you a simple start to your BYDUREON BCise journey with:

Savings and support

  • Lifehacks, recipes, tips and tools

Injection Help

  • Live nurse chat
  • Step-by-step instruction video

Sign up for savings and support comes with it

When you sign up for the BYDUREON BCise Savings Card, you’ll also be enrolled in our support program to help you manage your type 2 diabetes.
 

Required fields below*  

Choose the way(s) you'd like to receive your savings card (select as many as you’d like):

Choose the way(s) you'd like to receive your savings card (select as many as you’d like):‡
I would like to get weekly reminders, so I remember to take my BYDUREON BCise.<sup>†</sup>

 

See eligibility requirements. Restrictions apply. Learn more about submitting your personal info.

 

By signing up today, you are confirming that you are at least 18 years old, are a resident of the US, and would like to receive information in the future from other AstraZeneca products and programs, including support related to your condition and treatment information.

 

Message and data rates may apply. Average 5 messages per month. Text STOP to opt out. Text HELP for help. Privacy Notice. Terms and Conditions.

Call your mail-order pharmacy to see if they accept the BYDUREON BCise Savings Card:

  • If yes, give them your BYDUREON BCise Savings Card number after they receive your prescription
  • You will receive your rebate when the pharmacy processes your prescription

If your mail-order pharmacy does NOT accept the BYDUREON BCise Savings Card:

  • Click here to download a patient request form, or call 1-855-292-5986
  • When you have your form, complete and sign it
  • Next, staple the original mail-order receipt onto your form and return both to the address listed
  • You should receive a rebate check in 3 to 4 weeks - be sure to keep a copy of your receipts for your records
  • Every monthly refill requires a new request form - complete the same steps as above to receive your rebate

 

Are you eligible? Check out your Terms and Conditions

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

BYDUREON BCise may cause serious side effects, including:

  • POSSIBLE THYROID TUMORS, INCLUDING CANCER Tell your healthcare 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 animal studies, BYDUREON and medicines that work like it caused thyroid tumors, including thyroid cancer. It is not known if BYDUREON BCise will cause thyroid tumors or a type of thyroid cancer called medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) in people
  • Do not use BYDUREON BCise if you or any of your family members have ever had MTC or if you have an endocrine system condition called Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia syndrome type 2 (MEN 2)
  • Do not use BYDUREON BCise if you have a history of low blood platelet count from using exenatide medicines (drug-induced thrombocytopenia)
  • Do not use BYDUREON BCise if you have had an allergic reaction to exenatide or any of the other ingredients in BYDUREON BCise
  • Inflammation of the pancreas (pancreatitis) Stop using BYDUREON BCise and call your healthcare 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 BYDUREON BCise with another medicine that can cause low blood sugar, such as a sulfonylurea or insulin. Tell your healthcare provider if you take other diabetes medicines. Talk to your healthcare provider about managing low blood sugar. Signs and symptoms of low blood sugar include dizziness or lightheadedness, sweating, confusion or drowsiness, headache, blurred vision, slurred speech, shakiness, fast heartbeat, anxiety, irritability, mood changes, hunger, weakness, or feeling jittery
  • Kidney problems Tell your healthcare provider if you have or had kidney problems. 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 or kidney failure
  • Stomach problems Tell your healthcare provider if you have severe stomach problems, such as slowed emptying of your stomach (gastroparesis) or problems digesting food. Other medicines like BYDUREON BCise may cause severe stomach problems. It is not known if BYDUREON BCise causes or worsens stomach problems
  • Low blood platelet count BYDUREON BCise may cause the number of platelets in your blood to be reduced. When your platelet count is too low, your body cannot form blood clots. You could have serious bleeding that could lead to death. Stop using BYDUREON BCise and call your healthcare provider right away if you have unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Serious allergic reactions Stop using BYDUREON BCise and get medical help right away if you have any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including itching, rash, or difficulty breathing
  • Injection-site reactions Serious injection-site reactions, with or without bumps (nodules), have happened in some people who use BYDUREON BCise. Some of these injection-site reactions have required surgery. Call your healthcare provider if you have any symptoms of injection-site reactions, including severe pain, swelling, blisters, an open wound, or a dark scab
  • Gallbladder problems have happened in some people who take BYDUREON or other medicines like it. Tell your healthcare provider right away if you get symptoms of gallbladder problems including pain in the right or middle upper stomach area, nausea and vomiting, fever, or your skin or the white part of your eyes turns yellow

The most common side effects with BYDUREON BCise may include a bump at the injection site and/or nausea. Nausea is most common when you first start using BYDUREON BCise, but decreases over time in most people as their body gets used to the medicine.

Tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements, as taking them with BYDUREON BCise may affect how each medicine works.

Before using BYDUREON BCise, tell your healthcare provider if you are pregnant, nursing, or plan to become pregnant or nurse. BYDUREON BCise may harm your unborn baby.

APPROVED USES

  • BYDUREON BCise is an injectable prescription medicine that may improve blood sugar (glucose) in adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus, and should be used along with diet and exercise
  • BYDUREON BCise is not recommended as the first choice of medicine for treating diabetes
  • BYDUREON BCise is not for people with type 1 diabetes
  • Do not use BYDUREON, BYDUREON BCise, BYETTA or other medicines containing exenatide together
  • It is not known if BYDUREON BCise can be used in people with a history of pancreatitis 

Please click here for Medication Guide, and click here for Full Prescribing Information for BYDUREON BCise.

You may report side effects related to AstraZeneca products by clicking here.

Approved Uses and Important Safety Information

POSSIBLE RISK OF THYROID TUMORS INCLUDING THYROID CANCER

Read More