States face lobbying from drugmakers to restrict biosimilars

01/29/2013 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Amgen and Genentech are among the drugmakers pushing state legislatures to restrict substitution of biosimilar drugs for branded biologic therapies. Bills under consideration would require patient consent and doctor notification before a biosimilar may be substituted and would mandate that only drugs deemed "interchangeable" by the FDA could be substituted.

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