Eryaspase (Asparaginase)

Active substance Eryaspase (Asparaginase)
Domain Oncology and Hematology
Reason of inclusion in Horizonscan Geneesmiddelen New medicine (specialité)
Main indication Pancreatic cancer
Extended indication Behandeling van pancreatic adenocarcinoma die gefaald hebben op eerstelijns therapie


Proprietary name Graspa
Manufacturer ERYtech
Mechanism of action Enzyme
Route of administration Intravenous
Therapeutical formulation Intravenous drip
Budgetting framework Intermural (MSZ)
Additional comments Asparagine modulator


Registration route Centralised (EMA)
Orphan drug No
Registration phase Clinical trials
Additional comments Estimated Primary Completion Date 11-2020 phase III.

Therapeutic value

Current treatment options chemotherapie
Therapeutic value No judgement
Duration of treatment Not found
Frequency of administration 1 times every 2 weeks
Dosage per administration 100 U/kg
References NCT03665441
Additional comments Eryaspase (Asparaginase) wordt naast chemotherapie gegeven.

Expected patient volume per year

References NKR
Additional comments In totaal zijn er 1.743 patiënten met stadium III en stadium IV alvleesklierkanker. Gezien de nieuwe behandelopties voor pancreascarcinoom is het nog onduidelijk hoeveel patiënten er in de tweedelijn zullen worden behandeld.

Expected cost per patient per year

There is currently nothing known about the expected cost.

Potential total cost per year

There is currently nothing known about the possible total cost.

Off label use

There is currently nothing known about off label use.

Indication extension

Indication extension No
References AdisInsight
Additional comments Wel voor andere indicaties onderzocht (onder andere borstkanker), maar geen indicatie-uitbreidingen in de komende 2 jaar verwacht.

Other information

There is currently no futher information available.