Abiraterone acetate

Red

Brand Name(s):Zytiga

Indication:Prostate Cancer – metastatic castration resistant in patients whose disease has progressed on or after a docetaxel-based chemotherapy regimen. Intended for use in combination with prednisone.
Metastatic hormone-relapsed prostate cancer before chemotherapy is indicated

Rationale:1,2,8

Considered:Sep-11

Review Date:Aug-21

Comments:
Update of TA 259 Abiraterone for castration-resistant metastatic prostate cancer previously treated with a docetaxel-containing regimen
Updated July 2016
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