[A18-57] Lenvatinib (hepatocellular carcinoma) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 13.02.2019

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 19.09.2018 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:


Adult patients with advanced or unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma who have received no prior systemic therapy

Result of dossier assessment:

Added benefit not proven for the 2 subindications (no liver cirrhosis or stage Child-Pugh A, Child-Pugh B)


The current version 1.1 of the dossier assessment replaces version 1.0 published on 2019-01-02.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)

2019-03-22 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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