US 351(k) Biosimilar Filings

BIOSIMILAR DRUG STATUS IN THE US: FDA FILING DATES AND ACTIONS

Biosimilar

Manufacturer

Brand Name & Designation

Innovator Product

FDA Filing Date

Status

Epoetin

Pfizer (Hospira)

Retacrit

Epogen

December 16, 2014

FDA Advisory Committee voted May 25, 2017 14-1 to recommend for approval; FDA issued 2nd complete response letter June 22, 2017

Filgrastim

Sandoz

Zarxio (filgrastim-sndz)

Neupogen

May 8, 2014

Approved March 6, 2015

Filgrastim

Apotex

TBD

Neupogen

February 13, 2015

No FDA Action

Infliximab

Celltrion/Pfizer

Inflectra (infliximab-dyyb)

Remicade

August 8, 2014

Approved April 5, 2016

Infliximab

Samsung Bioepis/Merck

Renflexis (infliximab-abda)

Remicade

May 23, 2016

Approved April 21, 2017

Etanercept

Sandoz

Erelzi (etanercept-szzs)

Enbrel

October 2, 2015

Approved August 31, 2016, all indications

Adalimumab

Amgen

Amjevita (adalimumab-atto)

Humira

November 25, 2015

Approved September 23, 2016, all indications

Pegfilgrastim

Sandoz

TBD

Neulasta

November 18, 2015

Complete response letter issued, June/July 2016; withdrew EMA application January 2017

Pegfilgrastim

Apotex

TBD

Neulasta

December 17, 2014

No FDA action (Complete response letter issued?)

Pegfilgrastim

Coherus Biosciences

TBD

Neulasta

August 9, 2016

FDA Complete response letter issued June 12, 2017

Insulin Glargine*

Merck/Samsung Bioepis

TBD

Lantus

August 5, 2016

FDA decision expected Q3, 2017

Trastuzumab

Mylan/Biocon

Ogivri™ (trastuzumab-dkst) 

Herceptin

November 1, 2016

Approved December 3, 2017

Bevacizumab

Amgen/Allergan

Mvasi™ (bevacizumab-awwb)

Avastin

November 15, 2016

Approved September 14, 2017

Adalimumab

Boehringer Ingelheim

Cyltezo™ (adalimumab-adbm) 

Humira

January 18, 2017

Approved August 29, 2017

Pegfilgrastim

Mylan/Biocon

TBD

Neulasta

February 16, 2017

FDA issued complete response letter Oct. 10, 2017

Rituximab

Celltrion

Truxima

Rituxan

June 30, 2017

FDA decision expected Q1-2 2018

Trastuzumab

Celltrion

Herzuma

Herceptin

July 31, 2017

FDA decision expected Q2 2018

Trastuzumab

Amgen/Allergan

TBD

Herceptin

July 31, 2017

FDA decision expected Q2 2018

Filgrastim

Adello Biologic

TBD

Neupogen

September 12, 2017

FDA decision expected Q3 2018

Rituximab

Sandoz

TBD

Rituxan

September 12, 2017

FDA decision expected Q3 2018

*Product filed as follow-on biologic (351[a]), not as a biosimilar (351[k]).

Updated December 3, 2017