This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR) for Xeplion. It explains how the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) assessed the medicine to reach its opinion in favour of granting a marketing authorisation and its recommendations on the conditions of use for Xeplion.
Xeplion : EPAR - Summary for the public (PDF/80.57 KB)
First published: 14/03/2011
Last updated: 07/02/2013
Xeplion : EPAR - Risk management plan summary (PDF/125.98 KB)
First published: 22/06/2023
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Janssen-Cilag International N.V.
|Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union||
25/05/2023 Xeplion - EMEA/H/C/002105 - C/WS2405
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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.