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Indication(s)

Caprelsa is indicated for the treatment of aggressive and symptomatic medullary thyroid cancer (MTC) in patients with unresectable locally advanced or metastatic disease.

Caprelsa is indicated in adults, children and adolescents aged 5 years and older.

For patients in whom Rearranged during Transfection (RET) mutation is not known or is negative, a possible lower benefit should be taken into account before individual treatment decision.

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Category Value
Agency product number EMEA/H/C/002315
Orphan designation No
Date First Approved 17-02-2012
Type Medicinal product subject to restricted medical prescription
Marketing authorisation holder Genzyme Europe BV
Warnings

This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring. This will allow quick identification of new safety information. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reacti