Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia or small lymphocytic lymphoma ICD11 code: 2B52.0
Parenteral > General injections > unspecified: 45 mg per 0.5 mL ; 180 mg per 2 mL
EML status history
Adolescents and adults
The recommendation is for this specific medicine
Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
In 2015, as part of the comprehensive review of cancer medicines undertaken by the Expert Committee, bendamustine was added to the complementary list of the EML for use in treatment protocols for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia. The relevant extract from TRS994 regarding the Expert Committee's 2015 consideration of treatment protocols for chronic lymphocytic leukaemia is attached.