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FDA grants approval for POLIVY™

On June 10, 2019, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted accelerated approval for POLIVY™ (polatuzumab vedotin-piiq) in combination with bendamustine and rituximab for the treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified, after at least 2 prior therapies. POLIVY Access Solutions is your resource for access and reimbursement support after POLIVY is prescribed. We can help your patients and practice by providing: […]

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Merck announces new FDA approval for KEYTRUDA

Merck is pleased to announce that KEYTRUDA has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of patients with recurrent locally advanced or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus whose tumors express PD-L1 [combined positive score (CPS) ≥10] as determined by an FDA-approved test, with disease progression after one or more prior lines of […]

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US Food and Drug Administration approves INREBIC® for Treatment

INREBIC® (fedratinib) capsules, a product from Celgene, is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with intermediate-2 or high-risk primary or secondary (post-polycythemia vera or post-essential thrombocythemia) myelofibrosis (MF). INDICATION INREBIC® (fedratinib) is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with intermediate-2 or high-risk primary or secondary (post-polycythemia vera or post-essential thrombocythemia) myelofibrosis (MF). IMPORTANT SAFETY […]

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KEYTRUDA approved by FDA for first-line treatment of patients with HNSCC

AstraZeneca is pleased to announce that IMFINZI® (durvalumab) injection has been assigned…

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Pfizer announces a first-line combination Rx for advanced RCC.

AstraZeneca is pleased to announce that IMFINZI® (durvalumab) injection has been assigned…

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CMS finalizes rule which forces drug manufacturers to provide the list price for their products in direct-to-consumer ads.

AstraZeneca is pleased to announce that IMFINZI® (durvalumab) injection has been assigned…

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Merck announces new FDA approval for KEYTRUDA

Merck announces new FDA approval for KEYTRUDA Merck is pleased to announce that KEYTRUDA, in combination with axitinib, has been approved by the FDA for the first-line treatment of patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC). PD-L1 diagnostic testing is not required prior to initiating treatment with KEYTRUDA in these patients FDA=Food and Drug Administration; PD-L1=programmed […]

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AstraZeneca announces new CMS J-code assigned for IMFINZI®

AstraZeneca is pleased to announce that IMFINZI® (durvalumab) injection has been assigned a unique HCPCS code by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Effective for dates of services on or after January 1, 2019, J-Code J9173 can be used to identify IMFINZI® (durvalumab) when billing across settings of care as noted in the […]

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FDA-Approved Indication for KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) for the Treatment of Adult and Pediatric Patients With Recurrent Locally Advanced or Metastatic Merkel Cell Carcinoma (MCC)

Merck is pleased to announce that KEYTRUDA has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with recurrent locally advanced or metastatic MCC. This indication is approved under accelerated approval based on tumor response rate and durability of response. Continued approval for this indication may be contingent upon verification and […]

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AstraZeneca announces that IMFINZI® (durvalumab) injection has been assigned a unique HCPCS code.

AstraZeneca is pleased to announce that IMFINZI® (durvalumab) injection has been assigned a unique HCPCS code by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Effective for dates of services on or after January 1, 2019, the following code can be used to identify IMFINZI® (durvalumab) when billing across settings of care as noted in […]

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