About KEYTRUDA in cervical cancer
KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) in cervical cancer
Prescribing Information (Great Britain) & Prescribing Information (Northern Ireland) [External links]
KEYTRUDA, in combination with chemotherapy with or without bevacizumab, is indicated for:
|Persistent, recurrent, or metastatic cervical cancer|
|For use in ||The treatment of persistent, recurrent, or metastatic cervical cancer in adults whose tumours express PD-L1 with a CPS ≥1.1|
|Dosing schedule||The recommended dose is either 200 mg every 3 weeks or 400 mg every 6 weeks administered as an intravenous infusion over 30 minutes.1|
|Duration of treatment||Treat until disease progression or unacceptable toxicity.1|
|Clinical trial||KEYNOTE-826 was a double-blind, phase III trial, for patients with persistent, recurrent, or metastatic cervical cancer assigned in a randomised 1:1 ratio, to receive pembrolizumab or placebo plus platinum-based chemotherapy and, per investigator discretion, bevacizumab.1|
Click here to download the KEYNOTE-826 clinical data presentation
Refer to the Summary of Product Characteristics and Risk Minimisation Materials available on the emc website before prescribing, in order to help reduce the risk associated with KEYTRUDA.
- KEYTRUDA Summary of Product Characteristics.
Prescribing Information (Great Britain) & Prescribing Information (Northern Ireland)
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