Infographic: Biosimilar Substitution Laws By State

Christina Mattina

Currently, 29 US states and Puerto Rico have passed laws allowing pharmacists to substitute biosimilars in place of a name-brand biologic drug. However, not all biosimilars laws are created alike: some require patients to be notified of the substitution, and some dictate that any substitutions must be for the lowest-cost drug.

To learn more about biosimilars legislation and which state could be next to pass such a law, see the infographic here.