[A20-45] Naldemedine (opioid-induced constipation) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 17.08.2020

Project no.:
A20-45

Commission:
Commission awarded on 12.05.2020 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Status:
Commission completed

Department/Division:
Drug Assessment

Application field:
Digestion, metabolism and hormones

Indication:

Adults with opioid-induced constipation who have previously been treated with a laxative

Result of dossier assessment:

Added benefit not proven for either of both research questions (further laxative not subject to medical prescription or prescribable medical device still [RQ1] or no longer [RQ2] an option).

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.

Accompanying information

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

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

05.11.2020 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision

Contact

Info Service

Subscribe to daily updated information on projects, calls for tender, and events as well as our press releases.

Contact form

Questions about commissions, publications and press releases can be sent to us via this form.