October 14, 2021
- CADTH reimbursement reviews are comprehensive assessments of the clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness, as well as patient and clinician perspectives, of a drug or drug class.
- The assessments inform non-binding recommendations that help guide the reimbursement decisions of Canada's federal, provincial, and territorial governments, with the exception of Quebec.
- This review assesses venetoclax (Venclexta), 10 mg, 50 mg, and 100 mg oral tablets.
- Indication: In combination with azacitidine or low-dose cytarabine for the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed AML who are 75 years or older, or who have comorbidities that preclude the use of intensive induction chemotherapy.