High cost drugs - Brodalumab



Coding system
No coding system
Organisation
OpenSAFELY
Codelist ID
opensafely/high-cost-drugs-brodalumab
ID
3f806b41

Versions
  • 3f806b41

Description

This is a list of all the unique values from the Drug Name variable in the High Cost Drugs Dataset that relate to the prescribing of brodalumab.

Methodology

The values in this variable do not follow a coding system so the selection for this codelist is based on the drug name value, after converting all text to lower case, containing one or more of the following strings (these are the generic medicine name and brand names):

  • brodalumab
  • brodalimumab
  • kyntheum

All drug name values that contain at least one of the above strings are included in the brodalumab group and assigned the VTM (virtual therapeutic moiety) code 34673011000001100.

References

Signed off by

  • Mark Yates, (Feb. 26, 2021)
  • Nick Kennedy, (Feb. 26, 2021)
  • Anna Rowan, (Feb. 26, 2021)
  • Sinéad langan, (Feb. 26, 2021)
  • James Galloway, (Feb. 26, 2021)
olddrugname
brodalimumab
brodalumab
brodalumab $ (homecare)
brodalumab $ hc maintenance
brodalumab (foc) 210 mg pre-filled syringe
brodalumab (for homecare therapy)
brodalumab (homecare)
brodalumab (kyntheum - homecare) 210 mg pre-filled syringe
brodalumab 210mg/1.5ml solution for injection pre-filled syringes
hc brodalumab 210 mg injection prefilled syringe
homecare brodalumab
homecare brodalumab (kyntheum)
homecare brodalumab (kyntheum) 210 mg in 1.5ml injection 2 x 1.5ml pre-filled syringe pack