[A18-68] Ocriplasmin (vitreomacular traction, including when associated with macular hole) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V (reassessment after expiry of the decision)

Last updated 04.04.2019

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 12.10.2018 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:
Head and nerves


Vitreomacular traction, including when associated with macular hole of diameter ≤ 400 microns

Result of dossier assessment:

Added benefit not proven for mild or severe symptoms


The current version 1.1 of the dossier assessment replaces version 1.0 published on 2019-01-15.

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)

2019-04-04 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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