Malignant neoplasms of breast ICD11 code: 2D2Z
Parenteral > General injections > IV: 10 mg in vial (hydrochloride) ; 50 mg in vial (hydrochloride)
EML status history
Adolescents and adults
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Patents have expired in most jurisdictions
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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 doxorubicin on the complementary list of the EML for use in treatment protocols for early stage breast cancer was specifically endorsed. The relevant extract from TRS994 regarding the Expert Committee's 2015 consideration of treatment protocols for early stage breast cancer is attached.