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Fresenius Kabi Launches STIMUFEND (pegfilgrastim-fpgk) in the United States

Last week, Fresenius Kabi announced the launch of STIMUFEND (pegfilgrastim-fpgk), a biosimilar to Amgen’s NEULASTA, in the United States.  As we previously reported, STIMUFEND was Fresenius Kabi’s first biosimilar approved by the FDA on September 6, 2022 and is now Fresenius Kabi’s first biosimilar to launch in the United States. …

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Amgen Releases 2022 Biosimilar Trends Report

On October 12, 2022, Amgen released its 2022 Biosimilar Trends Report. Since we posted on Amgen’s report preview in July, the total number of biosimilars that have been approved in the United States has increased from 36 to 39 (with the approval of Coherus’s CIMERLI (ranibizumab-eqrn) in August and Fresenius…

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Fresenius Kabi Announces FDA Approval of Pegfilgrastim Biosimilar

On September 6, Fresenius Kabi announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved STIMUFEND (pegfilgrastim), a biosimilar referencing NEULASTA, in patients with non-myeloid malignancies receiving myelosuppressive anti-cancer drugs associated with a clinically significant incidence of febrile neutropenia.  The company states that it expects to launch the product in…

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