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Invented name: Xeplion   
Auth. number : EU/1/11/672
Active substance : paliperidone
ATC: Anatomical main group: N - Nervous system
Therapeutic subgroup: N05 - Psycholeptics
Pharmacological subgroup: N05A - Antipsychotics
Chemical subgroup: N05AX - Other antipsychotics
Chemical substance: N05AX13 - paliperidone
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: XEPLION is indicated for maintenance treatment of schizophrenia in adult patients stabilised with paliperidone or risperidone.
In selected adult patients with schizophrenia and previous responsiveness to oral paliperidone or risperidone, XEPLION may be used without prior stabilisation with oral treatment if psychotic symptoms are mild to moderate and a long-acting injectable treatment is needed.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Janssen-Cilag International NV
Turnhoutseweg 30, 2340 Beerse, België
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
08/03/2011 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/2105 (2011)1604 of 04/03/2011
14/10/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/II/1 (2011)7393 of 12/10/2011
02/07/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/II/3 (2012)4511 of 27/06/2012
25/07/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/II/8
Updated with Decision(2013)5755 of 03/09/2013
05/09/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/WS/403 (2013)5755 of 03/09/2013
06/12/2013 Centralised - 2-Monthly update EMEA/H/C/2105/II/9 (2013)8828 of 03/12/2013
21/10/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/IAin/18
Updated with Decision(2015)2121 of 23/03/2015
25/03/2015 PSUSA - Modification EMEA/H/C/2105/PSUV/16 (2015)2121 of 23/03/2015
25/06/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/WS/700
Updated with Decision(2015)9654 of 16/12/2015
16/07/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/WS/760
Updated with Decision(2015)9654 of 16/12/2015
18/12/2015 Centralised - Renewal EMEA/H/C/2105/R/23 (2015)9654 of 16/12/2015
25/05/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/IB/26
Updated with Decision(2017)2971 of 28/04/2017
10/11/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2105/II/30
Updated with Decision(2017)2971 of 28/04/2017
03/05/2017 Centralised - Yearly update (2017)2971 of 28/04/2017
05/03/2018 Centralised - 2-Monthly update EMEA/H/C/2105/II/35 (2018)1419 of 01/03/2018