Ingenol mebutate

Grey

Brand Name(s):Picato

Indication:Keratosis – Non-hyperkeratotic, non-hypertrophic actinic keratosis in adults

Rationale:1

Considered:Nov-12

Review Date:Feb-25

Comments:
European Medicines Agency (EMA) suspends Picato (ingenol mebutate) gel as a precaution while review of skin cancer risk
https://www.ema.europa.eu/en/news/ema-suspends-picato-precaution-while-review-skin-cancer-risk-continues

Non Formulary……………………………………………………………………………………………………… https://www.gov.uk/drug-safety-update/ingenol-mebutate-gel-picato-increased-incidence-of-skin-tumours-seen-in-some-clinical-studies