Biosimilar Drugs Are Cheaper Than Biologics. Are They Similar Enough to Switch?

Published Sep 23 2021 at 9:00 AM GMT
  • Biologic drugs, made from living organisms, and the cheaper biosimilar drugs that mimic them are more complex than chemical drugs and their generic counterparts.
  • The Food and Drug Administration says biosimilars are as safe and effective as the biologics, and doctors agree " but they are cautious about changing the treatment regimen of patients doing well.



  • Published Sep 23, 2021 9:00 AM GMT