[A21-88] Glecaprevir/pibrentasvir (chronic hepatitis C in children) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V

Last updated 01.10.2021

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 30.06.2021 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:
Immune system and infections


Children aged 3 to < 12 years with chronic HCV infection

Result of dossier assessment:
  • Genotype 1, 4, 5 or 6: added benefit not proven.
  • Genotype 2 or 3: 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.

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