Needy Meds
Patient Assistance Programs

Mead Johnson Nutritionals Helping Hands Program
(low/no cost formula assistance)





Insurance Information

Check out the Nutritional Links Page for More Information/Website Links

What's the Law?

Medically Necessary Foods & Formula Laws

State Laws on Formula Coverage from


Does my state mandate insurance coverage for medically prescribed foods and formulas?  Check out Cambrooke Foods website at the link below to see what your state covers.

Cambrooke Foods Website - Insurance Legislation for Medically Prescribed Foods


Updated Article written in Summer 2006 OAA Newsletter by Keiko Ueda, MPH, RD, LDN (OAA Medical Advisor)

Article written in January 2003 OAA Newsletter regarding handling formula coverages:


NORD manages a CARNITOR® Drug Assistance Program:

Sigma-tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
CARNITOR® Drug Assistance Program
(L-Carnitine or levo carnitine)
Primary systemic carnitine deficiency, dialysis, chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), several rare metabolic disorders
NORD at 1-800-999-6673 e-mail

Access to Care - State Specific Agencies for Resources