BC Transplant provides funding and guidelines on medication for transplant patients.
Patients in BC are required to fill their prescriptions for the transplant medications at one of the 13 BC Transplant partner pharmacies.
BC Transplant funds specific out-patient post solid organ and pancreatic islet transplant medications. These include immunosuppressants, select anti-viral agents and red blood cell stimulating agents based on criteria set in the approval form for Erythrocyte Stimulating Agents.
In order for these specific medications to be paid for by BC Transplant, patients must be registered with BC Transplant, have active status with BC Medical Services Plan (MSP) and is a resident of BC.
BC Transplant supplies a Drug Interaction Card for patients to carry with them.
To order these cards, please contact BC Transplant's head office.