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Naloxegol for treating opioid‑induced constipation (TA345)

Evidence-based recommendations on naloxegol (Moventig) for treating opioid-induced constipation that has had inadequate response to laxatives

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2015

Omalizumab for previously treated chronic spontaneous urticaria (TA339)

Evidence-based recommendations on omalizumab (Xolair) for treating previously treated severe chronic spontaneous urticaria (hives)

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2015

Vedolizumab for treating moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (TA342)

Evidence-based recommendations on vedolizumab (Entyvio) for treating moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2015

Apixaban for the treatment and secondary prevention of deep vein thrombosis and/or pulmonary embolism (TA341)

Evidence-based recommendations on apixaban (Eliquis) for treating and preventing deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2015

Obinutuzumab in combination with chlorambucil for untreated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (TA343)

Evidence-based recommendations on obinutuzumab (Gazyvaro) with chlorambucil for treating untreated chronic lymphocytic leukaemia

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2015

Rifaximin for preventing episodes of overt hepatic encephalopathy (TA337)

Evidence-based recommendations on rifaximin (Targaxan) for preventing episodes of overt hepatic encephalopathy

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2015

Empagliflozin in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes (TA336)

Evidence-based recommendations on empagliflozin (Jardiance) in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2015

Rivaroxaban for preventing adverse outcomes after acute management of acute coronary syndrome (TA335)

Evidence-based recommendations on rivaroxaban (Xarelto) for preventing adverse outcomes after acute management of acute coronary syndrome (ACS)

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2015

Sofosbuvir for treating chronic hepatitis C (TA330)

Evidence-based recommendations on sofosbuvir (Sovaldi) for treating some types of chronic hepatitis C (HCV)

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2015

Infliximab, adalimumab and golimumab for treating moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis after the failure of conventional therapy (TA329)

Evidence-based recommendations on infliximab (Remicade, Inflectra, Remsima) adalimumab (Humira) and golimumab (Simponi) for ulcerative colitis after..

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2015

Regorafenib for metastatic colorectal cancer after treatment for metastatic disease (terminated appraisal) (TA334)

NICE is unable to make recommendations about regorafenib for metastatic colorectal cancer because no evidence submission was received from Bayer for the..

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2015

Axitinib for treating advanced renal cell carcinoma after failure of prior systemic treatment (TA333)

Evidence-based recommendations on axitinib (Inlyta) for treating advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) (kidney cancer) when prior systemic treatment has failed

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2015

Vemurafenib for treating locally advanced or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation‑positive malignant melanoma (TA269)

Evidence-based recommendations on vemurafenib (Zelboraf) for treating locally advanced or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation-positive malignant melanoma

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2012 Last updated January 2015

Dabigatran etexilate for the treatment and secondary prevention of deep vein thrombosis and/or pulmonary embolism (TA327)

Evidence-based recommendations on dabigatran etexilate (Pradaxa) for treatment and secondary prevention of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism

Technology appraisal guidance Published December 2014

Fluorouracil chemotherapy: The My5‑FU assay for guiding dose adjustment (DG16)

Evidence-based recommendations on the My5-FU assay for guiding dose adjustment for fluorouracil chemotherapy

Diagnostics guidance Published December 2014

Imatinib for the adjuvant treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (TA326)

Evidence-based recommendations on imatinib (Glivec) for adjuvant treatment of gastrointestinal stromal tumours (cancers in the digestive track)

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2014

Nalmefene for reducing alcohol consumption in people with alcohol dependence (TA325)

Evidence-based recommendations on nalmefene (Selincro) for reducing alcohol consumption in people with alcohol dependence

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2014

Dual‑chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia due to sick sinus syndrome without atrioventricular block (TA324)

Evidence-based recommendations on dual-chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia due to sick sinus syndrome without atrioventricular block

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2014

Erythropoiesis‑stimulating agents (epoetin and darbepoetin) for treating anaemia in people with cancer having chemotherapy (TA323)

Evidence-recommendations on erythropoiesis-stimulation agents (epoetin alfa, beta, theta and zeta and darbepoetin alfa) for anaemia in people with cancer..

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2014

Dual‑chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia due to sick sinus syndrome and/or atrioventricular block (TA88)

Evidence-based recommendations on dual-chamber pacemakers for symptomatic bradycardia (slow heart rate) due to sick sinus syndrome and/or atrioventricular block

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2005 Last updated November 2014

Dabrafenib for treating unresectable or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation‑positive melanoma (TA321)

Evidence-based recommendations on dabrafenib (Tafinlar) for treating unresectable or metastatic BRAF V600 mutation-positive melanoma

Technology appraisal guidance Published October 2014

Myocardial infarction (acute): Early rule out using high-sensitivity troponin tests (Elecsys Troponin T high-sensitive, ARCHITECT STAT High Sensitive Troponin-I and AccuTnI+3 assays) (DG15)

Evidence-based recommendations on high-sensitivity troponin tests for the early rule-out of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)

Diagnostics guidance Published October 2014

Dimethyl fumarate for treating relapsing‑remitting multiple sclerosis (TA320)

Evidence-based recommendations on dimethyl fumarate (Tecfidera) for treating relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS/RRMS)

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2014

Detecting, managing and monitoring haemostasis: viscoelastometric point‑of‑care testing (ROTEM, TEG and Sonoclot systems) (DG13)

Evidence-based recommendations on viscoelastometric point-of-care testing (ROTEM, TEG and Sonoclot systems) to detect, manage and monitor haemostasis

Diagnostics guidance Published August 2014

Ipilimumab for previously untreated advanced (unresectable or metastatic) melanoma (TA319)

Evidence-based recommendations on ipilimumab (YERVOY) for treating previously untreated advanced (unresectable or metastatic) melanoma (skin cancer)

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2014

Prasugrel with percutaneous coronary intervention for treating acute coronary syndromes (TA317)

Evidence-based recommendations on prasugrel (Efient) with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for treating acute coronary syndrome (ACS)

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2014

Enzalutamide for metastatic hormone‑relapsed prostate cancer previously treated with a docetaxel‑containing regimen (TA316)

Evidence-based recommendations on enzalutamide (Xtandi) for metastatic hormone-relapsed prostate cancer previously treated with a docetaxel-containing regimen

Technology appraisal guidance Published July 2014

Canagliflozin in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes (TA315)

Evidence-based recommendations on canagliflozin (Invokana) in combination therapy for treating type 2 diabetes

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2014

Implantable cardioverter defibrillators and cardiac resynchronisation therapy for arrhythmias and heart failure (TA314)

Evidence-based recommendations on implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) and cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT) for arrhythmias and heart failure

Technology appraisal guidance Published June 2014

Teriflunomide for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (TA303)

Evidence-based recommendations on teriflunomide (Aubagio) for treating relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS/MS) in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published January 2014 Last updated June 2014

Alemtuzumab for treating relapsing‑remitting multiple sclerosis (TA312)

Evidence-based recommendations on alemtuzumab (Lemtrada) for treating active relapsing–remitting multiple sclerosis (MS)

Technology appraisal guidance Published May 2014

Bortezomib for induction therapy in multiple myeloma before high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplantation (TA311)

Evidence-based recommendations on bortezomib (Velcade) for induction therapy in multiple myeloma before high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell..

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2014

Afatinib for treating epidermal growth factor receptor mutation-positive locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (TA310)

Evidence-based recommendations on afatinib (Giotrif) for treating EGFR-TK mutation-positive locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer..

Technology appraisal guidance Published April 2014

Measuring fractional exhaled nitric oxide concentration in asthma: NIOX MINO, NIOX VERO and NObreath (DG12)

Evidence-based recommendations on the NIOX MINO, NIOX VERO and Nobreath devices to measure fractional exhaled nitric oxide concentration in asthma

Diagnostics guidance Published April 2014

Rituximab in combination with glucocorticoids for treating anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis (TA308)

Evidence-based recommendations on rituximab (MabThera) with glucocorticoids for treating anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2014

Aflibercept in combination with irinotecan and fluorouracil-based therapy for treating metastatic colorectal cancer that has progressed following prior oxaliplatin-based chemotherapy (TA307)

Evidence-based recommendations on aflibercept (Zaltrap) with FOLFIRI for metastatic colorectal cancer that has progressed after oxaliplatin

Technology appraisal guidance Published March 2014

Aflibercept for treating visual impairment caused by macular oedema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion (TA305)

Evidence-based recommendations on aflibercept (Eylea) for visual impairment caused by macular oedema secondary to central retinal vein occlusion

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2014

Total hip replacement and resurfacing arthroplasty for end-stage arthritis of the hip (TA304)

Evidence-based recommendations on total hip replacement and resurfacing arthroplasty for treating end-stage arthritis of the hip

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2014

Pixantrone monotherapy for treating multiply relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's B‑cell lymphoma (TA306)

Evidence-based recommendations on pixantrone (Pixuvri) for treating multiply relapsed or refractory aggressive non-Hodgkin's B-cell lymphoma

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2014

Fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant for treating chronic diabetic macular oedema after an inadequate response to prior therapy (TA301)

Evidence-based recommendations on fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal implant (Iluvien) for chronic diabetic macular oedema after prior therapy

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2013

Peginterferon alfa and ribavirin for treating chronic hepatitis C in children and young people (TA300)

Evidence-based recommendations on peginterferon alfa and ribavirin (Pegasys) for treating chronic hepatitis C in children and young people

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2013

Ranibizumab for treating choroidal neovascularisation associated with pathological myopia (TA298)

Evidence-based recommendations on ranibizumab (Lucentis) for treating choroidal neovascularisation associated with pathological myopia

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2013

Canakinumab for treating systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis (terminated appraisal) (TA302)

NICE is unable to make a recommendation about the use in the NHS of canakinumab drug name (Ilaris) for systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis..

Technology appraisal guidance Published November 2013

Peginterferon alfa and ribavirin for the treatment of mild chronic hepatitis C (TA106)

Evidence-based recommendations on peginterferon alfa (Pegasys) and ribavirin (Copegus) for treating mild chronic hepatitis C

Technology appraisal guidance Published August 2006 Last updated November 2013

Interferon alfa (pegylated and non-pegylated) and ribavirin for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (TA75)

Evidence-based recommendations on interferon alfa (pegylated and non-pegylated) and ribavirin for treating chronic hepatitis C

Technology appraisal guidance Published January 2004 Last updated November 2013

Ocriplasmin for treating vitreomacular traction (TA297)

Evidence-based recommendations on ocriplasmin (Jetrea) for treating vitreomacular traction in adults

Technology appraisal guidance Published October 2013

Faecal calprotectin diagnostic tests for inflammatory diseases of the bowel (DG11)

Evidence-based recommendations on faecal calprotectin diagnostic tests for inflammatory diseases of the bowel

Diagnostics guidance Published October 2013

EGFR‑TK mutation testing in adults with locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (DG9)

Evidence-based recommendations on EGFR-TK mutation testing in adults with locally advanced or metastatic non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)

Diagnostics guidance Published August 2013

Intraoperative tests (RD‑100i OSNA system and Metasin test) for detecting sentinel lymph node metastases in breast cancer (DG8)

Evidence-based recommendations on the RD-100i OSNA system and Metasin test for detecting sentinel lymph node metastases in people having breast cancer surgery

Diagnostics guidance Published August 2013

Pazopanib for the first-line treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (TA215)

Evidence-based recommendations on pazopanib (Votrient) for the first-line treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC/kidney cancer)

Technology appraisal guidance Published February 2011 Last updated August 2013