[A19-09] Apalutamide (prostate cancer) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 01.08.2019

Project no.:
A19-09

Commission:
Commission awarded on 24.01.2019 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Status:
Commission completed

Department/Division:
Drug Assessment

Application field:
Cancer

Indication/Intervention:

Adults with non-metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer who are at high risk of developing metastatic disease

Result of dossier assessment:

Clear advantages in symptomatic progression, disadvantages in some side effects; indication of considerable added benefit

Note:

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.

02.05.2019

Apalutamide in prostate cancer: indication of considerable added benefit

Study shows significant retardation of symptomatic progression

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Accompanying information

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

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2019-08-01 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision

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