August 2018 Medical Policy Updates:
- Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin)
- Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide (CGRP) Antagonist
- Cimzia (certolizumab pegol for subcutaneous [SC] injection [lyophilized] and SC injection [solution] −UCB)
- Colony Stimulating Factors
- Cyramza (ramucirumab injection for intravenous use)
- docetaxel intravenous (IV) injection
- Empliciti (elotuzumab)
- Growth Stimulating Drugs
- Haegarda (C1 esterase inhibitor) Cinryze (C1 esterase inhibitor)
- Herceptin® (Trastuzumab) Ogivri (trastuzumab-dkst)
- Kadcyla (ado-trastuzumab emtansine for intravenous [IV] injection – Genentech, Inc)
- Kymriah (tisagenlecleucel) suspension for IV infusion
- Not Medically Necessary Services
- Nplate (romiplostim for subcutaneous injection)
- Ocrevus (ocrelizumab)
- Oncology Medications
- Radicava (edaravone)
- Stereotactic Radiosurgery and Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy
- Yervoy (ipilimumab)
- Yescarta (axicabtagene ciloleucel) suspension for IV infusion
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