( Last Updated : August 31, 2018)
Generic Name:
Project Status:
Therapeutic Area:
Arthritis, psoriatic
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
Brand Name:
Project Line:
Reimbursement Review
Project Number:


Manufacturer Requested Reimbursement Criteria1:
To be reimbursed for the treatment of adult patients with active psoriatic arthritis (PsA), used alone or in combination with methotrexate, when the response to previous conventional disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (cDMARDs) therapy has been inadequate.
Submission Type:
Fee Schedule:
Schedule B
Arthritis, psoriatic
Recommendation Type:
Reimburse with clinical criteria and/or conditions
Final Recommendation:
  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 postedJanuary 17, 2018
Patient group input closedMarch 08, 2018

- Patient input submission received

Patient input summary sent for review to patient input groupsMarch 16, 2018
Patient group comments on input summary closedMarch 23, 2018

- Patient input summary feedback received

Submission receivedFebruary 20, 2018
Submission accepted for reviewMarch 06, 2018
Review initiatedMarch 07, 2018
Draft CDR review report(s) sent to applicantMay 24, 2018
Comments from applicant on draft CDR review report(s) receivedJune 04, 2018
Redaction requests from applicant on draft CDR review report(s) receivedJune 11, 2018
CDR review team's comments on draft CDR review report(s) sent to applicantJuly 06, 2018
Canadian Drug Expert Committee (CDEC) meetingJuly 18, 2018
CDEC recommendation & redacted CDR review report(s) sent to applicant and drug plansJuly 30, 2018
Embargo period ended and validation of redacted CDR review report(s) receivedAugust 14, 2018
CDEC Final Recommendation issued to applicant and drug plansAugust 21, 2018
CDEC Final Recommendation postedAugust 23, 2018
Final CDR review report(s) and patient input postedAugust 31, 2018