Specialty pharmaceuticals are mainly prescribed by clinical specialists and aimed at well-defined patient groups. In many cases, specialty products address large unmet needs that are inadequately being treated. Examples of specialty indications include but are not limited to infertility, gout, cystic fibrosis, pancreatic insufficiency, vitamin deficiencies, bipolar disorder, multiple sclerosis, and fibromyalgia.
Among the 80 companies MCD Group has identified as actively participating in the specialty pharma space, they range in size, from very small (five employees) to very large (1,000+ employees), but all are actively developing or marketing specialty…
Specialty Pharma Update