Cabozantinib (Cabometyx®) is indicated for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in adults following prior vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-targeted therapy.
|NCPE Assessment Process||Complete|
|Rapid review received||20/03/2017|
|Rapid review completed||25/04/2017|
|Rapid Review outcome||Full pharmacoeconomic assessment
|Full pharmacoeconomic assessment commissioned by HSE||02/05/2017|
|Pre-submission consultation with Applicant||17/07/2017|
|Submission received from Applicant||03/11/2017|
|Preliminary review sent to Applicant||24/01/2018|
|NCPE assessment re-commenced||27/04/2018|
|Factual accuracy sent to applicant||06/06/2018|
|NCPE assessment re-commenced||29/06/2018|
|NCPE assessment completed||03/07/2018|
|NCPE assessment outcome||The NCPE recommends that cabozantinib (Cabometyx®) for the treatment of advanced or metastatic clear-cell RCC not be considered for reimbursement unless cost-effectiveness can be improved relative to existing treatments. This recommendation should be considered while also having regard to the criteria specified in the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013.|
The HSE has approved reimbursement following confidential price negotiations January 2019.