Malignant neoplasms of prostate ICD11 code: 2D32.Z
Parenteral > General injections > IV: 20 mg per mL ; 40 mg per mL
Adolescents and adults
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
In 2015, as part of the comprehensive review of cancer medicines undertaken by the Expert Committee, listing for docetaxel on the complementary list of the EML for use in treatment protocols for metastatic prostate cancer was specifically endorsed. The relevant extract from TRS994 regarding the Expert Committee's 2015 consideration of treatment protocols for metastatic prostate cancer is attached.