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Hospira Data on European Biosimilar Epoetin, Retacrit, Affirm Treatment Response, Tolerability in Management of Anemia Secondary to Chemotherapy
Date:6/3/2013

s European prospective, observational study included 2,310 patients with solid tumors, lymphomas or myelomas. The majority of patients (>80 percent) enrolled in this study achieved a pre-defined hemoglobin (Hb) response with Retacrit in a real-world clinical setting.   Retacrit was well tolerated in this study with an overall rate of thrombotic events at 3.5 percent. In this observational study, no epoetin alfa biosimilar-related deaths were reported.1

View the full results at: Elisabeth Luporsi-Gely, Pierre-Louis Soubeyran, Mauricette Michallet; Centre Alexis Vautrin, Nancy, France; Institut Bergonie, Bordeaux, France; Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Pierre Bénite, France; Epoetin biosimilars in the management of anemia secondary to chemotherapy in patients with solid tumors, lymphomas, and myelomas: The ORHEO study; Poster session presented at 2013 ASCO Annual Meeting

"Patients in the study showed a very good rate of response to Retacrit and tolerated it well," said Dr. Elisabeth Luporsi-Gely , of ICL Alexis Vautrin, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France, and one of the study's principal investigators. "This is the first post-marketing observation study conducted in France for a biosimilar, and the results reinforce why there is a growing acceptance of biosimilars. The introduction of biosimilars has offered new options for patients and has helped bring cost savings to the healthcare system."

In addition to the results from this study, several Hospira-related studies (view links below) were presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting, including:


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