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Invented name: Repso
Auth. number : EU/1/11/674
Active substance : leflunomide
ATC: Anatomical main group: L - Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents
Therapeutic subgroup: L04 - Immunosuppressive agents
Pharmacological subgroup: L04A - Immunosuppressive agents
Chemical subgroup: L04AA - Selective immunosuppressive agents
Chemical substance: L04AA13 - leflunomide
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Leflunomide is indicated for the treatment of adult patients with:- active rheumatoid arthritis as a "disease-modifying antirheumatic drug" (DMARD),- active psoriatic arthritis.Recent or concurrent treatment with hepatotoxic or haematotoxic DMARDs (e.g. methotrexate) may result in an increased risk of serious adverse reactions; therefore, the initiation of leflunomide treatment has to be carefully considered regarding these benefit/risk aspects.Moreover, switching from leflunomide to another DMARD without following the washout procedure (see section 4.4) may also increase the risk of serious adverse reactions even for a long time after the switching.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Teva B.V.
Swensweg 5, 2031 GA Haarlem, Nederland
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
16/03/2011 Centralised - Authorisation - Decision addressed to Member States EMEA/H/C/1222 (2011)1785 of 14/03/2011
17/03/2011 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/1222 (2011)1784 of 14/03/2011
11/08/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/2
Updated with Decision(2012)1558 of 06/03/2012
06/09/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/3
Updated with Decision(2012)1558 of 06/03/2012
05/12/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/5
Updated with Decision(2012)1558 of 06/03/2012
08/03/2012 Centralised - Variation (2012)1558 of 06/03/2012
11/06/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/7
Updated with Decision(2012)7906 of 29/10/2012
01/11/2012 Centralised - Variation (2012)7906 of 29/10/2012
28/01/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/9
Updated with Decision(2014)785 of 06/02/2014
26/04/2013 Corrigendum (2011)1784 of 14/03/2011
15/01/2014 Centralised - Notification EMEA/H/C/1222/N/12
Updated with Decision(2014)785 of 06/02/2014
11/02/2014 Centralised - Yearly update (2014)785 of 06/02/2014
11/07/2014 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/13
Updated with Decision(2014)8407 of 07/11/2014
12/11/2014 Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder EMEA/H/C/1222/T/14 (2014)8407 of 07/11/2014
14/04/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IB/16/G
Updated with Decision(2016)290 of 18/01/2016
18/08/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IA/19
Updated with Decision(2016)290 of 18/01/2016
20/01/2016 Centralised - Renewal EMEA/H/C/1222/R/18 (2016)290 of 18/01/2016
30/03/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/1222/IA/20
Updated with Decision(2017)1965 of 20/03/2017
22/03/2017 Centralised - Yearly update (2017)1965 of 20/03/2017
21/07/2017 Centralised - Withdrawal (2017) 5243 of 19/07/2017