AU’s PBAC published the outcomes from its July 2021 meeting. PBAC recommended listing:
- Pfizer’s Abrilada® (50mg/mL adalimumab biosimilar) in 20mg/0.4mL syringe, 40mg/0.8mL syringe and 40mg/0.8mL pen for all indications as Humira®.
- Janssen’s Darzalex SC® (daratumumab) for all indications for which the intravenous form of daratumumab is currently listed.
- Pfizer’s Enbrel® (etanercept) in 50mg/1mL single use dose-dispenser cartridges under the same conditions as existing listings for etanercept.
- BMS’ Opdivo® (nivolumab) for the treatment of patients with advanced or metastatic oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma who have disease progression following treatment with a fluoropyrimidine and platinum (FP)-based chemotherapy regimen.