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RFA: Inlyta for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

Note: The pCODR Provincial Advisory Group, PAG, has submitted a Request for Advice for the Final Recommendation for this drug and indication originally posted on March 7, 2013. The original axitinib (Inlyta) pCODR review can be found  on the Inlyta for metastatic renal cell carcinoma (mRCC) details page:

Project Number pCODR RFA 0001
Brand Name Inlyta (RFA)
Generic Name Axitinib
Tumour Type Genitourinary
Indication Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma
Request for Advice Question RFA Question from the Provincial Advisory Group Is there evidence to fund axitinib as an alternative to everolimus for the second-line treatment of metastatic clear cell renal carcinoma?
Review Status Notification to Implement Issued
Manufacturer Pfizer Canada Inc.
Sponsor pCODR Provincial Advisory Group
Submission Date April 18, 2017
Submission Type Request for Advice
Stakeholder Input Deadline ‡ May 2, 2017
pERC Meeting June 16, 2017
pERC RFA Recommendation Issued June 29, 2017
Notification to Implement Issued June 30, 2017

‡ Only stakeholders (e.g., submitter/manufacturer(s) of the drug(s) in question, patient groups and registered clinician(s)) who contributed to the original submission in question are eligible to provide input on the Request for Advice Question. Deadlines for Input are by the end of the pCODR business day (5P.M. Eastern Time) of the date noted.