ATC codes: L01AA06
Osteosarcoma of bone and articular cartilage of unspecified sites ICD11 code: 2C21.Z
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
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
In 2015, as part of the comprehensive review of cancer medicines undertaken by the Expert Committee, listing for ifosfamide on the complementary list of the EML for use in treatment protocols for osteosarcoma was specifically endorsed. Additionally, ifosfamide was included on the complementary list of the EMLc for this indication. The relevant extract from TRS994 regarding the Expert Committee's 2015 consideration of treatment protocols for osteosarcoma is attached.