[A19-24] Abemaciclib (breast cancer; combination with an aromatase inhibitor) - Addendum to Commission A18-72

Last updated 02.05.2019

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 11.03.2019 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:


Initial endocrine therapy in postmenopausal women with HR-positive, HER2-negative locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer

Result of dossier assessment:

Still indication of lesser benefit in comparison with appropriate comparator therapy


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Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2019-05-02 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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