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MMIT Reality Check on Immune Globulin (Aug 2017)

Posted by Matt Breese on Aug 21, 2017

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According to our recent payer coverage analysis for immune globulin treatments, combined with news from key healthcare influencers, market access is shifting in this drug landscape.

To help make sense of this new research, MMIT's team of experts analyzes the data and summarizes the key findings for you. The following are brief highlights. To read the full piece, including payer coverage, drug competition and prescriber trends, click here.

Payer Coverage: A market access breakdown across pharmacy and medical benefits reveals a fragmented and complex landscape. Over the past few quarters, health exchange and medicare coverage relaxed slightly for IVIG treatments.


Source: MMIT data as of Q3 2017

Trends:  The pipeline for this disease area is robust and we've already seen shifts in prescribing habits based on recent approvals. A recent study, the largest ever conducted for CIPD, provides an example of how manufacturers can optimize relatively limited patient population learnings in a rare disease class. More collaboration for disease areas like this, along with more aggregated data, provides promise for future evolution of treatments. 

To read the full Reality Check on immune globulin treatments with key findings on clinical characteristics, IVIG drug market access and payer coverage, please click on the button below: 


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