[A18-85] Cabozantinib (hepatocellular carcinoma) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 06.06.2019

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 11.12.2018 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:


Hepatocellular carcinoma after prior sorafenib therapy

Result of dossier assessment:

Advantage in overall survival, negative effects in severe/serious side effects; overall indication of minor added benefit versus best supportive care


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.

Accompanying information

Further information for consumers and patients is provided on IQWiG's health information website www.informedhealth.org.

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2019-06-06 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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