• Published 2017

IMPACT OF MULTIPLE SWITCHING ON HEALTH CARE COSTS AND OUTCOMES IN GENERIC DRUG POLICIES : THE HUNGARIAN CASE OF LOSARTAN

@inproceedings{Rokszin2017IMPACTOM,
  title={IMPACT OF MULTIPLE SWITCHING ON HEALTH CARE COSTS AND OUTCOMES IN GENERIC DRUG POLICIES : THE HUNGARIAN CASE OF LOSARTAN},
  author={Gy{\"o}rgy Rokszin and ANDR ¡ S INOTAI},
  year={2017}
}
The objective of this study was to estimate the impact of multiple switching of generic antihypertensive therapy on health outcomes and total health expenditure in a retrospective analysis of payerís database. We included patients with hypertension from the National Health Insurance Fund database into our analysis who were treated with losartan or losartan/hydrochlorothiazide (HCT) in 12-month prior to patent expiry of losartan or losartan/HCT. We compared 3-year MACEs (major cardiovascular… CONTINUE READING

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