Subject: Take up of Biosimilar Benepali
Please can you provide information on the following?
- Total number of patients being treated for rheumatoid arthritis
- Total number of patients suitable for Benepali
- Total number of patients that have been prescribed Benepali so far
- Expected number of patients to be on Benepali in 12 months’ time (if predicted)
Policy on Benepali:
- Is your hospital automatically switching patients from Etanercept to Benepali?
- Are your rheumatologists using Benepali as a first line anti-TNF treatment in TNF-naive patients?
- How much do you anticipate saving per year by switching from Etanercept to Benepali?
|Please find information attached.
2017-55-foi-request-take-up-of-biosimilar-benepali [118 kb] PDF