National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics

National Centre for

NCPE Ireland

Ixekizumab (Taltz®) for psoriatic arthritis

Ixekizumab (Taltz®) is indicated for the treatment of active PsA in adult patients who have responded inadequately to, or who are intolerant to one or more disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD) therapies.


NCPE Assessment Process Complete
Rapid review commissioned 16/10/2018
Rapid review completed 19/11/2018
Rapid Review outcome A Full pharmacoeconomic assessment is not recommended. The NCPE recommends that ixekizumab not be considered for reimbursement at the submitted price. This recommendation should be considered while also having regard to the criteria specified in the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods Act) 2013