Mylan Launches Wixela™ Inhub™ (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powder, USP), the First Generic of ADVAIR DISKUS® (fluticasone propionate and salmeterol inhalation powder), at a List Price 70% Less than the Brand
All three strengths of Wixela Inhub will be offered at a wholesale acquisition cost* 70% less than ADVAIR DISKUS and 67% less than GSK's authorized generic version which launched on
Mylan's Chief Commercial Officer
In addition, Mylan will offer patient services to provide training and education about the treatment and device.
Wixela Inhub is indicated for the twice daily treatment of asthma in patients age 4 and older not adequately controlled on long-term asthma medications or whose disease warrants initiation of treatment with both inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting beta agonists; maintenance treatment of COPD; and the reduction of COPD exacerbations in patients with a history of exacerbations. It is not indicated for the relief of acute bronchospasm.
*The WAC does not necessarily reflect the price paid by consumers, pharmacies, or third-party payers.
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This press release includes statements that constitute "forward-looking statements," including with regard to statements that: Mylan is launching Wixela™ Inhub™, the first generic of ADVAIR DISKUS®, at a list price 70% less than the brand; unique pricing of Wixela Inhub will immediately benefit patients and reduce overall cost to the U.S. healthcare system; all three strengths of Wixela Inhub will be offered at a wholesale acquisition cost of 70% less than ADVAIR DISKUS and 67% less than GSK's authorized generic version launched on
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