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netupitant/palonosetron (Akynzeo®)


Reference No. 1484

Publication date:
27/07/2016


Appraisal information

netupitant/palonosetron (Akynzeo®) 300 mg/0.5 mg capsule


Company: Chugai Pharma UK Ltd
BNF category: Central nervous system
NMG meeting date: 08/06/2016
AWMSG meeting date: 13/07/2016
   
   
Submission Type: Full Submission
Status: Recommended with restrictions
Advice No: 2016
Ministerial ratification: 26/07/2016

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Submission
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NMG
meeting
AWMSG
meeting
Ministerial
Ratification

AWMSG advice

Netupitant/palonosetron (Akynzeo®) is recommended as an option for restricted use within NHS Wales for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with highly emetogenic cisplatin­based cancer chemotherapy. This recommendation applies only in circumstances where the approved Wales Patient Access Scheme (WPAS) is utilised or where the list/contract price is equivalent or lower than the WPAS price. Netupitant/palonosetron (Akynzeo®) is not recommended for use within NHS Wales for the prevention of acute and delayed nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy.
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