Roche's hemophilia treatment well on the way to triple blockbuster status

The acceleration in sales of Roche's Hemlibra, which competes with Novo Nordisk in an increasingly hot market, has continued. Sales for the first half year totaled more than USD 1.5bn.

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At the six-month mark of 2021, total sales at Roche can be seen to have acellerated after a slightly slow start, reaching CHF 14.8bn (USD 16bn) for Q2 and CHF 30.71bn (USD 33.46bn) for the first half of the year.

Although sales of pharmaceutical products have experienced setbacks during the first two quarters, Hemlibra is one of the newer drugs that has done well.

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