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Invented name: Dacogen   
Auth. number : EU/1/12/792
Active substance : Decitabine
Orphan market exclusivity for "Treatment of acute myeloid leukaemia" (based on designation EU/3/06/370) started on 24/09/2012
   10 years of market exclusivity
   This orphan market exclusivity will expire on 24/09/2022
ATC: Anatomical main group: L - Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents
Therapeutic subgroup: L01 - Cytostatics
Pharmacological subgroup: L01B - Antimetabolites
Chemical subgroup: L01BC - Pyrimidine analogues
Chemical substance: L01BC08 - Decitabine
(See WHO ATC Index)
Indication: Dacogen is indicated for the treatment of adult patients aged 65 years and above with newly diagnosed de novo or secondary acute myeloid leukaemia (AML), according to the World Health Organisation (WHO) classification, who are not candidates for standard induction chemotherapy.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Janssen-Cilag International NV
Turnhoutseweg 30, B-2340 Beerse, België
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
24/09/2012 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/H/C/2221 (2012)6705 of 20/09/2012
11/01/2013 Centralised - Notification EMEA/H/C/2221/N/2
Updated with Decision(2014)315 of 16/01/2014
27/09/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2221/IAin/6
Updated with Decision(2014)315 of 16/01/2014
21/01/2014 PSUSA - Modification EMEA/H/C/2221/PSUV/8 (2014)315 of 16/01/2014
23/07/2014 PSUSA - Modification EMEA/H/C/2221/PSUV/11 (2014)5260 of 18/07/2014
27/03/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/H/C/2221/IB/19