Specialty pharmacies were established in direct response to the industry’s need to better procure, store, and dispense specialty drugs, as well as better manage therapy for patients on specialty drugs.
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What is a specialty pharmacy?
What is a specialty drug?
Specialty drugs are best defined by the full range of each product’s attributes, rather than solely by cost and route of administration.
What services do specialty pharmacies provide?
Specialty pharmacy services are designed for a small, but growing population of patients with relatively complex and chronic diseases that require expensive and challenging drug regimens.
What is a biosimilar?
With numerous specialty drug patents expiring in the next five years, manufacturers are readying new biosimilars for introduction into the market.