[A16-54] Trifluridine/tipiracil (colorectal cancer) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 16.11.2016

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Commission awarded on 15.08.2016 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

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After completion of the assessment by IQWiG the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA) conducts a commenting procedure. This may provide supplementary information and as a result lead to a modified benefit assessment. Further information and the decision on the early benefit assessment can be found on the relevant page of the G-BA website.


Trifluridine/tipiracil combination in colorectal cancer: added benefit only for some patients

Minor added benefit for patients with KRAS wild type / survival advantages, but considerable side effects / no data on quality of life ...

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Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2017-02-02 A G-BA decision was published.

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