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Trastuzumab emtansine for treating HER2-positive advanced breast cancer after trastuzumab and a taxane - NICE TAG TA458

1.1Trastuzumab emtansine is recommended, within its marketing authorisation, as an option for treating human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)‑positive, unresectable, locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer in adults who previously received trastuzumab and a taxane, separately or in combination. Patients should have either received prior therapy for locally advanced or metastatic disease or developed disease recurrence during or within 6 months of completing adjuvant therapy. Trastuzumab emtansine is recommended only if the company provides it in line with the commercial access agreement with NHS England.

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