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FDA Approves Merck’s KEYTRUDA® (pembrolizumab) Plus Chemoradiotherapy as Treatment for Patients With FIGO 2014 Stage III-IVA Cervical Cancer

January 19, 2024 2:08 PM | Katy Monaco (Administrator)

U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved KEYTRUDA, Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy, in combination with chemoradiotherapy (CRT) for the treatment of patients with FIGO (International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics) 2014 Stage III-IVA cervical cancer. 

KEYTRUDA is the first and only anti-PD-1 therapy approved in combination with chemoradiotherapy for these patients. Approval marks third FDA-approved indication for KEYTRUDA in cervical cancer and 39th indication for KEYTRUDA in the US. Read More.


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