Enzalutamide Prescribing Info Includes New Information

Enzalutamide (Xtandi) has a new, expanded FDA label. The new label conforms with the clinical trial (TERRAIN) results that Xtandi is a superior drug to Casodex (bicalutamide) for men with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). The updated product label shows enzalutamide reduces the risk of radiographic progression or death by 40% vs. bicalutamide. Median radiographic [...]

Europe Awaits Xtandi – A Positive CHMP Opinion on the Clearance of Enzalutamide In the Pre-Chemotherapy Stage of Prostate Cancer

Some good news for my European brothers, the European Medicines Agency Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adapted a positive opinion in support of the label expansion of enzalutamide (XTANDI) to include the treatment of men with metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer (MCRPC) who are asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic after the failure [...]

By |2014-10-24T09:52:48-04:00October 24th, 2014|Advanced Prostate Cancer, Chemo Therapy, Drugs & Treatments, enzalutamide, Unc