US Prescribers Embrace Oncology Biosimilars; How Will Humira Follow-Ons Fare?
Rheumatologists may be more cautious about prescribing biosimilars to Humira than they have been for biosimilars to Avastin and Herceptin. But pharmacy benefit managers will have more influence over Humira biosimilars, which adds a new dynamic to the follow-on market.
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