LEXICON
No.62 May 23, 2011

Generic; follow-on drug; me-too drug
後発医薬品
Biosimilar (similar biological medicinal product); follow-on biologics
バイオ後続品

When original drugs (先発品) with significant sales go off patent or lose marketing exclusivity, their generic versions, i.e., products that contain the same active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) in the same amount and that are approved for the same indications, are...

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