[A21-90] Elotuzumab (multiple myeloma) - Benefit assessment according to §35a Social Code Book V (expiry of the decision)

Last updated 01.10.2021

Project no.:

Commission awarded on 01.07.2021 by the Federal Joint Committee (G-BA).

Report type:
Dossier assessment

Commission completed

Drug Assessment

Application field:


Treatment of adults with relapsed and refractory multiple myeloma who have received at least 2 prior therapies including lenalidomide and a proteasome inhibitor and have demonstrated disease progression on the last therapy

Result of dossier assessment:
  • Patients without prior stem cell therapy: Indication of major added benefit.
  • Patients with prior stem cell therapy: 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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