There are multiple distinctions in labeling indications between biosimilars and brand products, and pharmacists must become familiar with these to be of maximum service to patients and physicians, according to a review.
The agency will now review and act on original 351(k) biologics license application (BLA) supplements with clinical data within a 6-month time frame. Originally, such supplements had a 10-month goal date for review. In addition, applicants can now request the FDA refrain from taking action on supplements of 351(k) BLAs before a certain date.
In 2019, readers of The Center for Biosimilars® gravitated toward content reflecting the future of the market. Contributors from Amgen and Coherus BioSciences drew in readers with their assessments of new developments and practices to increase savings for patients, while other contributors took a look at how FDA guidelines will impact biosimilars.