The drug was approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat multiple myeloma in patients who have received at least one other treatment.
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Diplomat has begun dispensing Shire’s recently launched primary immunodeficiency treatment.
A new survey from InCrowd found that 84% of surveyed physicians in dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, oncology and rheumatology said they expect to prescribe, will prescribe or look forward to prescribing more biosimilars in the coming three years.
The new Phoenix headquarters includes an 8,000-square-foot clean room that is nearly three times the space available at Avella’s previous location.
The drug, which was approved in September, is indicated to treat adult and pediatric patients aged two years and over with primary immunodeficiency — a group of more than 300 genetic disorders that prevent the immune system from functioning properly.
DSN associate editor David Salazar examines chain pharmacy, including in-depth coverage of generics, in this multi-page report.
Avella said that the acquisition would further its strategic vision to become the nation’s leading omni-site specialty pharmacy and add breadth to its compounding and oncology-focused capabilities and offerings.
Brill is board-certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine and is Predictive Health’s chief medical officer. He has formerly served as a medical director for several managed care organizations and has run independent practice organizations and physician-hospital organizations
The 300,000-sq. ft. corporate campus at the Offices of Austin Ranch in Carrollton, Texas, will serve as AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group’s new regional headquarters.