Top 50 Pharma Tracker: Year ends on a positive note for eHCPs with SABCS highlights

02.01.2024 | Tracker

Top 50 Pharma Tracker: Year ends on a positive note for eHCPs with SABCS highlights

Discover what healthcare professionals (eHCPs) think about pharmaceutical products and their manufacturers, as it happens, through CREATION.co’s tracking updates. How are eHCPs responding to drug launch news? How are eHCPs talking about or engaging with the Top 50 pharma companies on social media? Each week, CREATION.co’s tracking updates bring you the latest insights from the conversation of eHCPs across the globe discussing these topics and more.

The Top 50 Pharmaceutical Companies mentioned by eHCPs on X

December
Rank
November
Rank
Company
Name
Total
Mentions
Account
Mentions
Account
Retweets
11Pfizer4,1695050
22Moderna2,801982
34Johnson & Johnson1,1482446
45GSK42112838
53AstraZeneca4182334
69Novavax367682
716BioNTech339750
820Merck & Co2661768
914Gilead Sciences2601612
1012Sanofi25613129
117Bayer243498
1211Roche2055710
136Novo Nordisk151984
1430Astellas1471170
1515Novartis121682
168Lilly101770
1721BMS94771
1818Amgen88741
1913Vertex83816
2017AbbVie82407
2110Abbott67641
2223Otsuka55131
2324Boehringer Ingelheim54400
2435Servier5333
2525Organon4210
2527Fresenius42165
2726Regeneron37220
2729Daiichi Sankyo37164
2919Takeda20170
3040Menarini16100
3133Merck KGaA14111
3231Ipsen1130
3337Bausch1010
3339Biogen1040
3544Jazz Pharmaceuticals861
3650Sun730
3733Eisai630
3741CSL650
3922Viatris510
3928UCB522
4142Chugai433
4236Grifols300
4332Teva221
4450CSPC100
4450Shanghai100
5038Incyte000
5042Horizon000
5045Perrigo000
5050Sino000
5050Jiangsu Hengrui000

The latest insights from eHCPs mentioning the Top 50 Pharmaceutical Companies

The five pharmaceutical companies that were mentioned the most by eHCPs on X in December 2023 were Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, GSK and AstraZeneca.

CREATION.co identified 10,393 eHCP mentions of pharmaceutical companies in December 2023, decreasing by 7% over the previous month.

Between 05 and 09 December, eHCPs shared data and information from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. Oncologist Dr Paolo Tarantino thanked Merck for presenting data on the use of pembrolizumab in the treatment of ER+ breast cancer, calling it “helpful” research to aid in the treatment journey. 

On 06 December, oncologist Hope Rugo shared a press release from Roche discussing positive phase 3 trial results for inavolisib.

On 09 December, paediatric oncologist Stephan Grupp celebrated Vertex Pharmaceuticals and Bluebird Bio for receiving FDA approval for sickle cell treatments, calling it “an amazing day”.

On 21 December, neurologist Gustavo Saposnik shared a video reviewing 2023’s education and awareness of strokes. He thanked AstraZeneca and Bayer for their contributions throughout the year for “making the magic happen”.

The top shared links by eHCPs when mentioning a Top 50 pharma company discussed:

  1. A poster by ASE for Cardiac Amyloidosis, developed in collaboration with Pfizer.
  2. An article discussing Johnson & Johnson’s TAR-200 receiving FDA “Breakthrough Therapy” designation for treating a form of bladder cancer.
  3. An article mentioning Pfizer and Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccines receiving health registration in Mexico.

CREATION.co continues to analyse online eHCP conversation on a variety of topics including virtual congress, healthcare changes since the pandemic, product development and therapy area specific insights.

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Methodology notes:

  • In December 2023, CREATION Pinpoint® identified 10,393 healthcare professional authored posts on X (Twitter) from 3,600 individual eHCPs mentioning a Top 50 Pharmaceutical company (according to revenue). 
  • Data for this research was analysed from the online X conversations of eHCPs in all languages mentioning a Top 50 Pharmaceutical company between 01 – 31 December 2023.
  • Unless otherwise specified, mentions of a company are not limited to its X account(s).
  • In some cases, an X post may mention more than one company account (e.g. @abbottnews and @abbottglobal) – this only counts as one Company Mention and Account Mention.
  • Johnson & Johnson was included as a whole, encompassing its pharmaceutical subsidiary, Johnson & Johnson Innovative Medicine (previously Janssen). In December 2023, 44 of these posts mentioned Johnson & Johnson Innovative Medicine or Janssen.

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