Fingolimod (Gilenya®)

ORAL ADMINISTRATION

Indications for Prior Authorization:

  • Relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS)

Patients must meet the following criteria for the indications above:

  • This drug may not be used in combination with each other or any other disease modifying therapy for MS, either oral or injectable

This medication is not approvable for the following condition(s):

  • Any condition not listed above does not meet WHA criteria for approval

Dosing:

  • fingolimod 0.5 mg twice a day

Approval:

  • Initial approval for one year
  • Renew for one year if patient has clinical response

 

Last review date: December 2, 2013