Novo Nordisk objects to proposed reimbursement change for its fast-acting insulin in Denmark

Novo Nordisk does not concur with an assessment from the Danish Medicines Agency's Reimbursement Committee, which could result in the pharmaceutical company's fast-acting insulin Fiasp receiving conditional reimbursement instead of general reimbursement status.

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The Reimbursement Committee, which advises the the Danish Medicines Agency on drug reimbursements, has proposed a reassessment of the drug Fiasp, and the company behind the product, Novo Nordisk, has voiced its opposition to the change.

The committee proposes that the fast-acting insulin should receive conditional reimbursement as opposed to a general reimbursement, which would mean that a smaller group of patients would have access to the drug.

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