Win For Axonics As England’s NICE Says Rechargeable Neuromodulation Is Cost-Effective
Health technology assessment body NICE is consulting on draft guidance that recommends Axonics' device for overactive bladder.
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The US FDA approved Axonics’ r-SNM sacral neuromodulation system for treating overactive bladder and urinary retention on 14 November. The agency approved the same device for treating chronic fecal incontinence on 9 September. Axonics expects r-SNM to rival Medtronic's InterStim II non-rechargeable sacral neuromodulation system, but Medtronic claims the r-SNM technology infringes on Medtronic’s intellectual property.
This is an update of recommendations from the European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use on the authorization of new medicines in the European Union, and updates on EU marketing authorization changes recommended by the CHMP.
The Pink Sheet’s list of EU centralized approvals of new active substances has been updated to include two new products, including Alnylam Pharmaceuticals' Givlaari for treating acute hepatic porphyria. The list, which contains information dating back to January 2018, includes brand name, generic name, company, therapeutic indication, date of marketing authorization and product type (eg, medicine, vaccine, biologic).