Vinorelbine

Red

Brand Name(s):Navelbine

Indication: Cancer -breast (metastatic)

Rationale:1,2,3,8

Considered:Oct-07

Review Date:Jul-24

Comments:
NICE CG 81 – Advanced breat cancer (diagnosis & treatment)
Information can be found at: http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/CG81
July 2014
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For patients with advanced breast cancer who are not suitable for anthracyclines (because they are contraindicated or because of prior anthracycline treatment either in the adjuvant or metastatic setting), systemic chemotherapy should be offered in the following sequence:
* first line: single-agent docetaxel
* second line: single-agent vinorelbine or capecitabine
* third line: single-agent capecitabine or vinorelbine (whichever was not used as second-line treatment).