In Vivo is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

Where Drug Firms Go Wrong in International Drug Pricing

Executive Summary

Mispricing in Europe-pricing the new therapy too high compared to perceived incremental value than the older therapy-has been a key reason that new classes of drugs haven't achieved their volume objectives. Successful follow-on classes like statins and proton pump inhibitors have kept their European prices relatively close to the costs of the previous therapies; less successful ones, like the glitazones, have not. To stabilize the proper level of cost difference between old and new therapies and thus price effectively, drug companies need a realistic understanding of how payors and prescribers see the new offering's incremental advantages.
Advertisement

Topics

Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

IV004883

Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel