Navigation Links
Approval of Stelara for Psoriatic Arthritis and for Self-Administration is Likely to Help the Drug's Uptake in the Psoriasis Market
Date:12/5/2013

BURLINGTON, Mass., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that—following the approval of Janssen Biotech's Stelara for psoriatic arthritis—about one-third of surveyed dermatologists expect to at least modestly increase the prescribing of Stelara as a first-line biologic. In addition, following the FDA's approval of self-administration for Stelara, 26 percent of surveyed dermatologists report that they would at least modestly increase prescribing Stelara as a first-line biologic, suggesting that convenience of self-administration could further increase Stelara's uptake.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130103/MM36784LOGO )

The new U.S. Physician & Payer Forum report entitled Will the Anticipated Approval and Reimbursement of Novel Orals Result in a Major Shift in Biologics Prescribing in Psoriasis? finds that, among available biologics for psoriasis, Stelara currently has the highest level of formulary exclusion and National Drug Code blockage. However, following Stelara's approval for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis and for self-administration, more than half of surveyed Managed Care Organization pharmacy and medical directors who currently cover Stelara predict their plans are likely to move the drug to a preferred tier. Also, among those surveyed payers who do not currently cover Stelara, 83 percent indicate a willingness to start including Stelara on their formulary.

The psoriasis market is also set to incorporate Celgene's apremilast, an oral Phosphodiesterase-4 inhibitor expected to be approved in 2014. The findings reveal that if apremilast is placed on a preferred tier, 72 percent of surveyed dermatolog
'/>"/>

SOURCE Decision Resources
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. USANA Probiotic Product Gets Seal Of Approval From ConsumerLab.com
2. The Approval Of The First Biosimilar Monoclonal Antibody In Europe Has Major Implications For 2014 And Beyond
3. TriReme Medical and Japanese Partner Century Medical, Inc., Receive Shonin Approval for GliderXtreme PTA Catheter in Japan
4. U.S. Gastroenterologists Have Increased Their TNF-alpha Inhibitor Use Since 2012, Especially for AbbVies Humira, as a Result of Its Recent Approval in Ulcerative Colitis
5. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Applauds FDAs Approval of Ibrutinib for Certain Patients with Mantle Cell Lymphoma
6. Seventh Sense Biosystems Receives CE Mark Approval for its Touch Activated Phlebotomy Blood Collection and Testing System
7. BD Rx Announces FDA Approval of High-Demand Injectable for Pain Management
8. BioLineRx Receives Regulatory Approval to Commence Phase 1/2 Trial for Novel Treatment of Celiac Disease
9. IGI Laboratories, Inc. Receives Formal US FDA Approval For Site Transfer Of Econazole Nitrate
10. The EE Times Community Weighs in on Brain Implants as it Nears FDA Approval
11. John Theurer Cancer Center Announces Positive Results from Revlimid MCL-001(EMERGE) Study Leading to FDA Approval of First Oral Therapy for Refractory Mantle-Cell Lymphoma (MCL) Patients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2015)... Patterson Medical, formerly the medical business ... is now an independent company with today,s completion ... by Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP).  ... transition period before rebranding as the world,s leading ...  With the focused resources and expertise of MDP, ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... KONG , August 28, 2015 ... in collaboration with one of the leading academics in ... (current world record holder in life extension for model ... insights into biology of aging and age-related diseases, primarily, around ... The work has just been published as "Stability analysis of ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... PITTSBURGH , Aug. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... that its shareholders have approved Mylan,s proposed acquisition ... TASE) and the related issuance of Mylan ordinary ... meeting of shareholders held today. The transaction received ... extraordinary general meeting. In addition, the transaction received ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Patterson Medical Positioned for Continued Growth as a Newly Independent Company 2Patterson Medical Positioned for Continued Growth as a Newly Independent Company 3Gero: Physics Meets Biology to Help Defeat Aging 2Gero: Physics Meets Biology to Help Defeat Aging 3Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 2Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 3Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 4Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 5Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 6Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 7Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 8Mylan Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo 9
... BETHESDA, Md., May 14 Spherix Incorporated (Nasdaq: SPEX ), ... and regulatory consulting services to food, supplement, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, today ... Company Highlights , , ... Created a wholly owned subsidiary, Biospherics Incorporated, ...
... SAN DIEGO, May 14 TargeGen, Inc. today ... a multi-center clinical trial of TG101348, an oral, ... patients with myelofibrosis on May 7, 2009.(Logo: ... conducted at six centers in the USA. The ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Spherix Reports First Quarter 2009 Earnings 2Spherix Reports First Quarter 2009 Earnings 3Spherix Reports First Quarter 2009 Earnings 4Spherix Reports First Quarter 2009 Earnings 5Spherix Reports First Quarter 2009 Earnings 6Spherix Reports First Quarter 2009 Earnings 7
(Date:8/30/2015)... Raton, Fl (PRWEB) , ... August 30, 2015 , ... ... to have beneficial effects as sleep aids and calming remedies, which help to improve ... the result of a great deal of research in the field of regenerative medicine ...
(Date:8/30/2015)... Boca Raton, Fl (PRWEB) , ... August 30, ... ... today that Kathleen Kall has been promoted from Administrative assistant to Executive Assistant ... communication, you’ll interact with a proven professional, focused on your goals. Kathleen ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... ... ... On September 30, 2015, the Career and Transfer Center (CTC) at Estrella ... Colleges , will be hosting a Job Expo to provide a professional, open venue ... Expo has expanded to much more than just a typical job and career fair. ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... PITTSBURGH, PA (PRWEB) , ... August 29, 2015 ... ... 1996," said one of two inventors from Miller Place, N.Y. "I specialize in ... pain and discomfort. In addition, it can be used for additional muscle dysfunction ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... , ... August 29, 2015 , ... Dr. Tim Novelli, ... His mission is to increase acceptance of the chiropractic field in the military. ... further debilitate them. Although Chiropractic was made available to the VA program over ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Creative Medical Health’s Natural Rest® Now Available on ReCreative Medical Health’s Natural Rest® Now Available on RevNutrition.com 2Health News:NPI Appoints New Executive Assistant To CEO 2Health News:Estrella Mountain Community College Expo Offers ‘One-Stop’ for Employers and Students Seeking Internships, Jobs, Careers and Service Learning Opportunities 2Health News:Inventors and InventHelp Clients Develops Tension Reliever (LGI-1951) 2Health News:The Patriot Project brings Chiropractic Care to the Armed Forces and their Families - Rapid Release Technology Joins the Effort to Recruit more Doctors to Pledge 2
... checking the profits and safety of the drugs the ... monitor that only branded and quality medicines are sold ... Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme [PPRS] is a voluntary organization ... and quality of the drugs every 5 years. It ...
... to bare metal stents, placement of stents that ... the artery re-narrowing nine months following angioplasty for ... an article in the September 14 issue of ... of atherosclerotic coronary artery disease, according to background ...
... up with a disaster-planning guide to help the people ... tropical storms, hurricanes, tidal waves and cyclones. ,No ... vulnerable to some sort of natural disaster such as ... terrorist attacks are also possible. Both natural disasters and ...
... findings of a recent study researchers say that certain chemicals ... to help current and former smokers ward off development of ... ,Researchers say their study provides significant insight into ... which the process can be slowed down after exposure has ...
... over the increasing malfunction of heart devices, which they ... and 2002. ,The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ... and heart-device manufacturers recently, which found that 4,225 defibrillators ... defibrillators failed in the previous 10 years, reports online ...
... Mammography is used for early detection of breast cancer and ... year and self examination of the breasts for lumps every ... of cancer is necessary to start an early treatment which ... reported in the New England Journal of Medicine has shown ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pharmaceutical industries grant for R&D to be monitored 2Health News:Stents That Release Medication To Check Artery Narrowing 2Health News:Disaster Planning Guide From Harvard Health Publications 2Health News:Scientists Concerned Over Increasing Malfunction Of Heart Devices 2Health News:Digital Mammogram For Detection Of Breast Cancer In Women With Dense Breasts 2
... 6 is an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) test ... various specific nuclear antigens (SS-A, SS-B, RNP/Sm, ... is used as an aid in the ... connective tissue disease (MCTD), Sjgren's syndrome and ...
The 8500 is an extremely reliable portable pulse oximeter, requiring no periodic maintenance or calibration....
The PalmSAT® 2500 series are small, yet versatile digital pulse oximeters for accurate assessment of blood oxygen saturation and pulse rate. Choose alarm or non-alarm versions for your portable ...
The pocket-size Invacare Digit finger pulse oximeter is a convenient and economical solution to fast, reliable SpO2, pulse rate and pulse strength measurements. Its compact size is ideal for home use...
Medicine Products: