[A20-33] Belimumab (systemic lupus erythematosus in children and adolescents) - Addendum to Commission A19-94

Last updated 14.05.2020

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 24.03.2020 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:
Muscles, bones and joints


Children aged 5 years and older and adolescents with active, autoantibody-positive SLE with a high degree of disease activity despite standard therapy

Result of dossier assessment:

Due to new information from the commenting procedure now hint of a non-quantifiable added benefit.


If the need for additional work on a project commissioned by the G-BA arises during consultations, then IQWiG presents a report in the form of an "addendum". The G-BA subsequently decides on the extent of the added benefit, thus completing the early benefit assessment.

Project no. Title Status
A19-94 Belimumab (SLE) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V Commission completed

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2020-05-14 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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