ATC codes: L01AA06
Anaplastic large cell lymphoma, ALK-positive ICD11 code: 2A90.A
Parenteral > General injections > IV: 500 mg in vial powder for injection ; 1 g in vial powder for injection ; 2 g in vial powder for injection
EML status history
Also recommended for children
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
The Expert Committee recommended the current listings of cyclophosphamide, cytarabine, dexamethasone, doxorubicin, etoposide, ifosfamide, methotrexate, prednisolone and vinblastine on the complementary list of the EML and EMLc be extended to include the new indication of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL). These medicines are recognized as part of the standard of care for ALCL. Their benefits and harms were accepted as being well established from use in other indications in children and in adults.