[A17-38] Carfilzomib (multiple myeloma) – Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 15.11.2017

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 15.08.2017 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:


Adult patients with multiple myeloma who have received at least one previous treatment

Result of dossier assessment:

Combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone: for patients < 65 years hint of non-quantifiable added benefit. An added benefit is not proven for patients ≥ 65 years. Combination with dexamethasone: added benefit not proven


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.

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2018-02-15 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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