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Name of active substance (medicine) The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO). Published scientific research demonstrates that the observance of such scientific community guidelines has a positive impact on patient survival rates. Is it included in
the European standard  of treatment (according to ESMO)?
Access status (National Health Fund reimbursement) Additional information
Carmustine The drug in this indication is refunded in accordance with the ESMO guidelines Full reimbursement Carmustine is effective in the following malignant neoplasms as a single agent or in combination with other antineoplastic agents and/or other therapeutic measures (radiotherapy, surgery): - Brain tumours (glioblastoma, Brain-stem gliomas, medulloblastoma, astrocytoma and ependymoma), brain metastases EPAR/SmPC Drug programme
Larotrectinib The drug in this indication is not refunded No reimbursement Larotrectinib as monotherapy is indicated for the treatment of adult and paediatric patients with solid tumours that display a Neurotrophic Tyrosine Receptor Kinase (NTRK) gene fusion, - who have a disease that is locally advanced, metastatic or where surgical resection is likely to result in severe morbidity, and - who have no satisfactory treatment options EPAR/SmPC