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Last Updated: December 18, 2020
Result type: Reports
Project Number: SR0641-000
Product Line: Reimbursement Review

Generic Name: fremanezumab

Brand Name: Ajovy

Manufacturer: Teva Canada Innovation

Therapeutic Area: migraine

Indications: ​Indicated for the prevention of migraine in adults who have at least 4 migraine days per month.

Manufacturer Requested Reimbursement Criteria1: For the prevention of migraine in adults who have at least 4 migraine days per month.

Submission Type: Initial

NOC Status at Filing: Post NOC

Project Status: Active

Companion Diagnostics: No

Date Recommendation Issued: March 24, 2021

Recommendation Type: Reimburse with clinical criteria and/or conditions

Fee Schedule: Schedule A

  1. The requested reimbursement criteria are provided by the applicant and do not necessarily reflect the views of CADTH. Reimbursement criteria from CADTH will be documented in the final recommendation, if applicable.

Key Milestones2

Call for patient input open March 30, 2020
Call for patient input closed May 20, 2020

- Patient input submission received from Migraine Canada and Migraine Quebec

Submission received June 03, 2020
Submission accepted September 22, 2020

- Submission was not accepted for review on 17 June 2020

Review initiated September 23, 2020
Draft CADTH review report(s) provided to sponsor for comment December 18, 2020
Deadline for sponsors comments January 06, 2021
CADTH responses on draft review report(s) provided to sponsor February 04, 2021
Expert committee meeting (initial) February 17, 2021
Draft recommendation issued to sponsor March 03, 2021
End of embargo period March 17, 2021
Final recommendation issued to sponsor and drug plans March 24, 2021
Final recommendation posted March 26, 2021
Deadline for sponsor to submit redaction requests on draft CADTH review report(s) April 08, 2021
CADTH review report(s) posted -