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MMIT Reality Check on Ulcerative Colitis (Aug 2019)

Posted by Matt Breese on Aug 9, 2019

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According to our recent payer coverage analysis for ulcerative colitis 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 review of market access for ulcerative colitis treatments shows that under the pharmacy benefit, about 62% and 58% of the lives under commercial and health exchange formularies are covered with utilization management restrictions, respectively.

MMIT-Reality Check-Ulcerative Colitis_2Q2019Data snapshot as of Q2 2019

Trends: In April 2019, Highmark Inc. said it is targeting autoimmune diseases under a new outcomes-based contract with Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. for Entyvio (vedolizumab).    

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

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Topics: Specialty, Market Access, Payer, Branding & Marketing