According to our recent payer coverage analysis for epilepsy treatments, combined with news from key healthcare influencers, market access is shifting in this drug landscape.

To help make sense of this new research, MMIT’s team of experts analyzes the data and summarizes the key findings for you. The following are brief highlights. To read the full piece, including payer coverage, drug competition and prescriber trends, click here.

Payer Coverage: A review of market access for epilepsy treatments shows that under the pharmacy benefit, almost 39% of the lives under commercial formularies are covered with utilization management restrictions.

Trends: In June 2020, the FDA approved Zogenix, Inc.’s Fintepla (fenfluramine) to treat seizures associated with Dravet syndrome in people at least 2 years old. The price for a 30 mL bottle is $1,278.