Generics Bulletin is part 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

Belgian Body Welcomes Clawback Exemption Amid Price Cuts

Legislation Also Freezes Prices Of Drugs Used To Treat COVID-19

Executive Summary

Belgian body Medaxes is content with the latest pharmaceutical pricing legislation in the country, which cuts generics and biosimilars prices but also exempts such drugs from pharmaceutical clawback taxes.

You may also be interested in...



Greater Uptake Must Become Belgium’s ‘New Normal’

Increased uptake for generics and biosimilars must become Belgium’s “new normal” in the wake of the coronavirus crisis, local off-patent industry association Medaxes has argued.

Belgian Law Seeks To Tackle Shortages

Legislation that has just been adopted by the Belgian parliament is aiming to tackle shortages by requiring companies to notify local authorities of supply interruptions within three working days, as well as giving pharmacists the option to substitute equivalent alternatives to products in short supply. The new measures limit the risk of excessive sanctions for suppliers, according to local industry association Medaxes.

Bio-Thera Ventures Outside China With European Bevacizumab Filing

China’s Bio-Thera Solutions has ventured outside of its domestic market for the first time by filing an application for a biosimilar version of Avastin with the European Medicines Agency. The company has also revealed its timeline for a submission to the FDA.

Topics

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

ID036688

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