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PERNIX THERAPEUTICS HOLDINGS, INC. filed this Form 8-K on 02/19/2019
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19 Well tolerated Low patient out of pocket cost Extensive insurance plan coverage Consistent efficacy throughout full dosing interval (i.e., no end-of-dose failure) Contains abuse deterrent technology (ADT) Limited payer requirement for prior authorization or step edits Positive patient preference/experience Low probability of needing to increase dose over time Widely stocked in pharmacy Wide range of dosage strengths to support compliance with CDC guideline on Morphine Milligram Equivalents (MME) Wide range of dosage strengths to tailor treatment regimen to patients' analgesic needs Extensive clinical experience Has dual mechanism of action, drug works on two different pain pathways Allows for easy transition from immediate release formulation to extended release formulation 85% 82% 82% 65% 64% 62% 61% 51% 50% 45% 45% 38% 32% 31% 0% 20% 40% 60% 80% 100% • A recent survey of healthcare professionals (HCP) identified cost, tolerability, efficacy and ease of access as the most important attributes when selecting an ER opioid • Interestingly, the inclusion of abuse deterrent technology was rated as more important than the inclusion of Human Abuse Liability (HAL) data in the label • This data further strengthens management’s belief that Zohydro ® ER with BeadTek ® is well positioned in the current ER opioid landscape Healthcare Professional Survey – Importance of Attributes for Selecting Therapy (1) Source: Zohydro ® ER ATU Jun 2018 Note: Represents blended average of Pain Physicians (n=71), PCP (n=26), and non - physicians / PA’s (n=7). (1) Question asked of participants: In the next exercise, you will be reviewing different attributes that could shape your decision to prescribe one extended release opioid over another. Screen 1: Please review each attribute and decide whether it is an important or unimportant factor in shaping your decision to prescribe one extended release opioid over another. Screen 2: Amongst the group of important attributes below, please select your top most important, then sort into their order of importance. Screen 3: Select your top least important attributes, then sort in order of priority with your top ranked attribute being the least important. Attributes Valued by Healthcare Professionals