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Nintedanib

Nintedanib* (VARGATEF®) is approved in the EU and in other countries worldwide in combination with docetaxel for the treatment of adult patients with locally advanced, metastatic or locally recurrent non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) of adenocarcinoma tumour histology after first-line chemotherapy.1 Nintedanib (OFEV®) is also licensed for the treatment of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.2

References

1

Nintedanib (VARGATEF®) summary of product characteristics - January 2015. Accessed: July 2017.

2

Nintedanib (OFEV®) summary of product characteristics – February 2017. Accessed: July 2017.

*Nintedanib is approved in the EU under the brand name VARGATEF® for use in combination with docetaxel in adult patients with locally advanced, metastatic or locally recurrent NSCLC of adenocarcinoma tumour histology after first-line chemotherapy. For the full list of country-specific information please click here. Nintedanib is not approved in other oncology indications. Nintedanib is being investigated in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) and is not approved for this use. The efficacy and safety of nintedanib in MPM have not been established.