Ann Pharm Fr 2021 Apr 19. Epub 2021 Apr 19.
Agence générale des équipements et produits de santé (AGEPS), Assistance publique - Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), 7 rue du Fer à Moulin, 75005 Paris, France; Faculté de pharmacie, Université de Paris, 4 avenue de l'Observatoire, 75006 Paris, France; Institut droit et santé, Inserm UMRS 1145, Université de Paris, 45 rue des Saints-Pères, 75006 Paris, France.
Objectives: The aim of this study is to give an overview of hybrid medicines, term introduced in France by the Social Security Financing Act for 2019, with special attention to those available in Paris Public Hospitals (AP-HP), and to analyze their therapeutic values and economic issues.
Methods: Research by keywords on European and French health authorities' websites was done to provide a list of hybrid medicines. Then, an analysis of their profile and of their differences from reference medicinal products was done. Read More