Support at every step
The diagram below shows how the HARVONI treatment process typically works. Your individual experience may vary, but Onward and HARVONI Support Path will be there to assist you at every step.
Understanding the HARVONI treatment process
This is when you find out if your insurance company approves your prescription and what your financial assistance options may be.
12 weeks for most patient types
HARVONI prescriptions are usually filled one month at a time.
Some health plans may require blood tests at certain points to see how you're responding to treatment.
HARVONI Educators will be just a phone call away while you wait to see if you are cured.†
*Insurance approval, which may require a process known as prior authorization, is a step that some insurance companies require before they decide if they are going to pay for your medicine.
†Cure means the Hep C virus is not detected in the blood when measured three months after treatment is completed.
Important Safety Information
What are the possible side effects of HARVONI?
- HARVONI, when taken with amiodarone (Cordarone®, Nexterone®, Pacerone®), a medicine used to treat certain heart problems, may cause serious side effects, including slow heart rate, which in some cases has led to death or the need for a pacemaker. Get medical help right away if you take amiodarone with HARVONI and get any of the following symptoms: fainting or near-fainting, dizziness or lightheadedness, not feeling well, weakness, extreme tiredness, shortness of breath, chest pains, confusion, or memory problems.
- The most common side effects of HARVONI include tiredness, headache and weakness.