Generics Bulletin is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

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

Surprise! Viatris Proves Its Worth With First Generic Restasis Approval

Complex Legal History And Development Challenges Surrounded Brand

Executive Summary

In one of the most keenly-watched markets, Viatris has emerged as the winner of approval for the first US generic version of AbbVie’s Restasis 0.05% ophthalmic emulsion, years after its IP was taken down. Numerous firms and analysts had acknowledged the complexity of the reference brand.

You may also be interested in...



Can The Pipeline Soothe A US Generics Pricing Headache?

Following a year marked by aggressive pricing pressures weighing down on revenues and margins – pressures that “intensified beyond historical norms and our recent expectations,” as one company put it – the first quarter of 2022 provided some green shoots of optimism, albeit for companies that have been able to shift resources to more complex assets.

Can The Pipeline Soothe A US Generics Pricing Headache?

Following a year marked by aggressive pricing pressures weighing down on revenues and margins – pressures that “intensified beyond historical norms and our recent expectations,” as one company put it – the first quarter of 2022 provided some green shoots of optimism, albeit for companies that have been able to shift resources to more complex assets.

Viatris Promises Clarity And Certainty On $9bn Transformation Plans

Confident that it will divest all non-core assets by the end of next year, Viatris says it understands “the importance of remaining engaged” with investors during the revamp. Meanwhile, the company is keeping a close eye on foreign exchange rate headwinds moving further into 2022, while electing not to row back further on its 2022 full-year guidance.

Related Content

Topics

Related Companies

Latest News
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

GB151614

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