Doxorubicin SUN: Withdrawal of the marketing authorisation application



On 20 Jul 2011, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Europe B.V. officially notified the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) that it wishes to withdraw its application for a marketing authorisation for Doxorubicin SUN, intended for the treatment of metastatic breast cancer, advanced ovarian cancer and progressive multiple myeloma.

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    Withdrawal of the marketing authorisation application for Doxorubicin SUN (PDF/55.43 KB)

    First published: 13/09/2011
    Last updated: 13/09/2011

  • Key facts

    Doxorubicin SUN
    Product number
    International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
    • doxorubicin
    Active substance
    • doxorubicin hydrochloride
    Date of withdrawal
    Company making the application
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Europe B.V.
    Withdrawal type
    Initial authorisation

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    Related information on withdrawals

    A question-and-answer (Q&A) document provides a summary of the CHMP's evaluation of the medicine at the time of the withdrawal of the application, and includes a link to the company's formal withdrawal letter.

    An assessment report is published when the application is withdrawn after the first stage of the CHMP's evaluation is completed ('day 120').

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