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NICE lifts Entyvio restrictions after Takeda offers discount

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Takeda has managed to persuade NICE, the health technology appraisal institute for England and Wales, to recommend its ulcerative colitis drug Entyvio (vedolizumab) without the restrictions the institute had previously stipulated – as long as the company offers a discount via a patient access scheme.

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