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FDA Approves Enzalutamide for Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer

Jul 16, 2018, 11:06 AM

On July 13, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved enzalutamide (Xtandi, Astellas Pharma US, Inc.), for patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC).

This approval broadens the indicated patient population to include patients with both non-metastatic CRPC (NM-CRPC) and metastatic CRPC. Enzalutamide was previously approved for the treatment of patients with metastatic CRPC.

Read FDA announcement.

Posted 7/16/2018

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