Palonosetron Hospira : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/645.71 KB)
First published: 21/04/2016
Last updated: 08/04/2022
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This is a generic medicine, which is developed to be the same as a medicine that has already been authorised, called the reference medicine. A generic medicine contains the same active substance(s) as the reference medicine, and is used at the same dose(s) to treat the same disease(s). For more information, see Generic and hybrid medicines.
Pfizer Europe MA EEIG
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12/12/2018 Palonosetron Hospira - EMEA/H/C/004069 - IAIN/0005/G
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- conditions of the marketing authorisation (annex IIB);
- labelling (annex IIIA);
- package leaflet (annex IIIB).
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Antiemetics and antinauseants
Palonosetron Hospira is indicated in adults for:
- the prevention of acute nausea and vomiting associated with highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy;
- the prevention of nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy.
Palonosetron Hospira is indicated in paediatric patients 1 month of age and older for:
- the prevention of acute nausea and vomiting associated with highly emetogenic cancer chemotherapy and prevention of nausea and vomiting associated with moderately emetogenic cancer chemotherapy.