AbbVie Statement Regarding Pharmacy Solutions
- AbbVie owns Pharmacy Solutions, which was obtained at the time of the dissolution of the Takeda Abbott Pharmaceuticals joint venture in 2008.
- Pharmacy Solutions primarily provides patients and physicians with verification of insurance coverage for medications that require prior authorization, such as Lupron, HUMIRA and Duopa.
- Pharmacy Solutions also has the capability to dispense medicines directly to patients, although very few patients use this service. There are less than 1,500 patients and the revenue from Pharmacy Solutions is less than 0.2% of U.S. sales.
- AbbVie books no sales to Pharmacy Solutions.