Resource library

Downloadable print materials

ARESTIN Rx Access:

ARESTIN Prescription Form
Sign and fax this completed form to 1-855-630-9783 to submit a prescription.

ARESTIN Copay Assistance Patient Eligibility Form
Provide your patients with the terms and conditions for this special program, obtain their signature, and fax to 1-855-630-9783.

Spanish version

ARESTIN Sample Prescription Form
Refer to this template for guidance when completing the ARESTIN Prescription Form. 

ARESTIN Rx Access Portal Tips
Learn how to quickly and accurately submit and track prescriptions using the ARESTIN Rx Access Online Portal.

Treatment:

Tips for Use
This guide illustrates how to administer ARESTIN with step by step visuals.

Periodontal Diagnostic Guidelines
Use these diagnostic guidelines to help ensure consistent identification of all stages of periodontitis.

Videos

Treatment videos:

The Role of ARESTIN in Periodontal Treatment
Animated video shows how ARESTIN can help reduce pocket depth in patients with adult periodontitis.

How to Administer ARESTIN
Watch this animated video to see how to administer ARESTIN in 3 easy steps.

Rx Access videos:

Introducing ARESTIN Rx Access
Share information about the ARESTIN Rx Access Program with your patients.

ARESTIN Rx Access Prior Authorization
Learn the steps of the ARESTIN Rx Access prior authorization process.

Submitting Prescriptions
Gather helpful hints on submitting prescriptions to the ARESTIN Rx Access Program.

Tour the ARESTIN Rx Access Online Portal
Get a tour of the various components of the ARESTIN Rx Access online portal.

Patient education materials

Patient Brochure
This tool helps explain gum disease and your recommended treatment plan.

Spanish version

Education Card
Use this education card to help your patients better understand periodontal disease.

Patient insight white papers*

2014 White Paper
Better understand the impact that coordinated in-office communications can have on patients’ understanding and acceptance of treatment recommendations.

2012 White Paper
Learn about the attitudes of patients with periodontal disease.

2013 White Paper
Better inform your patients by identifying 4 key patient themes.

*Materials prepared by OraPharma.

INDICATION

ARESTIN® (minocycline HCl) Microspheres, 1 mg is indicated as an adjunct to scaling and root planing (SRP) procedures for reduction of pocket depth in patients with adult periodontitis. ARESTIN® may be used as part of a periodontal maintenance program, which includes good oral hygiene and SRP.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

  • ARESTIN® is contraindicated in any patient who has a known sensitivity to minocycline or tetracyclines. Hypersensitivity reactions have been reported with its use. Post-marketing cases of anaphylaxis and serious skin reactions such as Stevens Johnson syndrome and erythema multiforme have been reported with oral minocycline, as well as acute photosensitivity reactions.
  • THE USE OF DRUGS OF THE TETRACYCLINE CLASS DURING TOOTH DEVELOPMENT MAY CAUSE PERMANENT DISCOLORATION OF THE TEETH, AND THEREFORE SHOULD NOT BE USED IN CHILDREN OR IN PREGNANT OR NURSING WOMEN.
  • Tetracyclines, including oral minocycline, have been associated with development of autoimmune syndromes. In symptomatic patients, diagnostic tests should be performed and ARESTIN® treatment discontinued.
  • The use of ARESTIN® in an acutely abscessed periodontal pocket or for use in the regeneration of alveolar bone has not been studied.
  • The safety and effectiveness of ARESTIN® has not been established in immunocompromised patients or in those with coexistent oral candidiasis. Use with caution if there is a predisposition to oral candidiasis.
  • In clinical trials, the most frequently reported nondental treatment-emergent adverse events were headache, infection, flu syndrome, and pain.

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