Listing The Most Common Drugs Requiring Preauthorization

Drugs Requiring Preauthorization

Helping keep costs down and getting the most appropriate treatment.

The WEA Trust requires preauthorization for certain prescription drugs.The sections below detail which drugs are handled by which company.

Questions About Drug Preauthorization?

WEA Trust: 800-279-4000
MedImpact: 888-807-8106

Q:Managed By MedImpact

For a list of the most Common Drugs Requiring Preauthorization, please reference our Preferred Drug List.

For a complete list, please reference our Complete Formulary.


Most common prescription drugs requiring preauthorization:

  • Adapalene (over age 25)
  • Androgel
  • Aripiprazole
  • Copaxone
  • Crestor
  • Dextroamphetamine-amphetamine (quantity limit)
  • Dextroamphetamine-amphetamine ER (over age 18)
  • Elidel
  • Enbrel
  • Enoxaparin Sodium
  • Fentanyl
  • Gleevac
  • Harvoni
  • Humira
  • Imiquimod
  • Jublia
  • Latuda
  • Methylphenidate ER (over age 18)
  • Modafinil
  • Neulasta
  • Nexium
  • Nuvaring
  • Nuvigil
  • Pristiq ER
  • Sovaldi
  • Subuxone
  • Tecfidera
  • Tretinoin (over age 25)
  • Vancomycin
  • Vesicare
  • Vyvanse
  • Xyrem
  • Zolpidem tartrate ER

Q:Managed By WEA Trust

Prescription Drugs Requiring Preauthorization

Please use our Medication Preauthorization Form for the following medications:

  • Actemra (Tocilizumab)

  • ACTHAR HP

  • Antiarrhythmic Drug BetaPace Induction

  • Antihemophilic factors (Factors VII/IX)

  • Botox (Botulinum Toxinox)

  • Entyvio (Vedolizumab)

  • Epoetin (Epogen/Procrit)

  • Fasenra (Benralizumab)

  • Infliximab

  • Interferon and Peginterferon for Hepatitis B

  • Lemtrada (Alemtuzumab)

  • Lupron (Leuprolide)

  • Nucala (Mepolizumab)

  • Ocrevus (Orelizumab)

  • Orencia (Abatacept)

  • Prolia (Denosumab)

  • Renflexis

  • Rituxan (Rituximab)

  • Simponi Aria (Golimumab)

  • Soliris (Eculizumab)

  • Stelara (Ustekinumab)

  • Xolair (Omalizumab)

Additional Prescription Drug Policies


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