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PhotoBarr

Active Substance: porfimer sodium
Common Name: porfimer sodium
ATC Code: L01XD01
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Pinnacle Biologics B.V.
Active Substance: porfimer sodium
Status: Withdrawn
Authorisation Date: 2004-03-25
Therapeutic Area: Barrett Esophagus
Pharmacotherapeutic Group: Antineoplastic agents

Therapeutic Indication

Photodynamic therapy (PDT) with PhotoBarr is indicated for:

  • Ablation of high-grade dysplasia (HGD) in patients with Barrett's Oesophagus (BO)

The marketing authorisation for Photobarr has been withdrawn at the request of the marketing authorisation holder.

Source: European Medicines Agency

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