[ A21-120] Vericiguat (cardiac failure) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 03.03.2022

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 15.09.2021 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:
Heart and circulation


Adults with symptomatic chronic heart failure with reduced ejection fraction who are stabilized after a recent decompensation event requiring intravenous therapy

Result of dossier assessment:
  • Age < 75 years: hint of a non-quantifiable added benefit.
  • Age ≥ 75 years: added benefit not proven.

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.

Federal Joint Committee (G-BA)

2022-03-03 A G-BA decision was published.

G-BA documents on this decision


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