The marketing authorisation for Onsenal has been withdrawn at the request of the marketing authorisation holder.
Onsenal : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/268.74 KB)
First published: 09/11/2009
Last updated: 06/04/2011
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Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
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This medicine was authorised under exceptional circumstances, because the applicant was unable to provide comprehensive data on the efficacy and safety of the medicine under normal conditions of use. This can happen because the condition to be treated is rare or because collection of full information is not possible or is unethical. For more information, see Pre-authorisation guidance.
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28/03/2011 Onsenal - EMEA/H/C/000466 - II/0028
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Onsenal is indicated for the reduction of the number of adenomatous intestinal polyps in familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP), as an adjunct to surgery and further endoscopic surveillance (see section 4.4).
The effect of Onsenal-induced reduction of polyp burden on the risk of intestinal cancer has not been demonstrated (see sections 4.4 and 5.1)