Vemurafenib (Zelboraf®)

Assessment Status Assessment process complete
Drug Vemurafenib
Brand Zelboraf®
Indication For the treatment of adult patients with BRAF V600 mutation-positive unresectable or metastatic melanoma.
Assessment Process
Rapid review commissioned 23/12/2011
Rapid review completed 04/01/2012
Rapid review outcome Full Pharmacoeconomic Evaluation Recommended
Full submission received from Applicant 04/05/2012
NCPE assessment outcome Reimbursement not recommended at the submitted price

The NCPE believe that, at the submitted price, vemurafenib (Zelboraf®) is not cost effective for this indication

Technical Summary

September 2014

The HSE has approved reimbursement following confidential price negotiations.