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Chugai's Hemlibra receives approval from the European Commission for severe haemophilia A without factor VIII inhibitors

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019

Chugai Pharmaceutical Co today announced that Roche has received a decision from the European Commission confirming that Hemlibra® (emicizumab), a haemophilia A treatment from Chugai, has been authorized in the EU for routine adult prophylaxis of bleeding children with severe haemophilia A (congenital factor VIII deficiency, FVIII <1%) without factor VIII inhibitors. The EU Commission has also approved that Hemlibra can be used with multiple dosing options (once a week, every two weeks or every four weeks) for all designated persons with haemophilia A, including those with factor VIII inhibitors.

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