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To REMS Or Not To REMS? Erivedge Shows Division At FDA Over Oncology Risk Management

This article was originally published in Pharmaceutical Approvals Monthly

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The review division and CDER senior staff supported approval of Genentech’s highly teratogenic, basal cell carcinoma treatment vismodegib without a Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy, but the Division of Risk Management believed a communications plan should be carried out under a REMS for the first-in-class Hedgehog pathway inhibitor.

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