Yervoy Medical Fact
YERVOY can result in severe and fatal immune-mediated adverse reactions. These immune-mediated reactions may involve any organ system; however, the most common severe immune-mediated adverse reactions are enterocolitis, hepatitis, dermatitis (including toxic epidermal necrolysis), neuropathy, and endocrinopathy. The majority of these immune-mediated reactions initially manifested during treatment; however, a minority occurred weeks to months after discontinuation of YERVOY.
What is Ipilimumab?
Ipilimumab is the generic name for the trade drug name Yervoy®. In some cases, health care professionals may use the generic name ipilimumab when referring to the trade drug name Yervoy.
What is the generic name of Yervoy ?
The generic name of Yervoy is Ipilimumab.
Who is the manufacturer of Yervoy?
Ipilimumab is manufactured by Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Is Yervoy approved by USA FDA?
Yes, Ipilimumab is approved by FDA. The date of Approval is March’2011
Is Yervoy approved by European Authorities?
Yes, Ipilimumab is approved in most the countries in Europe.
What is the dosage form of Yervoy?
Ipilimumab is available as 50 mg vial (5 mg/mL) and 200 mg vial (5 mg/mL) Single use-vial
Yervoy – Ipilimumab 50 mg and 200 mg. is supplied for Tenders, Emergency imports, Orphan drug, Reference listed drugs, Comparator Drug, Name patient medicine and Innovator samples etc.
How does yervoy work?
Ipilimumab works by attaching itself to normal T-cells. T-cells are part of the immune system. They fight infection and diseases. In some people T-cells can recognise and destroy melanoma cells. But a protein on the surface of T-cells, called CTLA-4, stops this happening. Ipilimumab blocks the protein so the T-cells can destroy melanoma cells.
What is Ipilimumab used for:
Yervoy (ipilimumab) is a monoclonal antibody used to treat late-stage, metastatic melanoma, a deadly skin cancer. Yervoy is thought to work by allowing the body’s immune system to recognize, target, and attack cells in these tumors.
How can I get Yervoy (Ipilimumab) in India?
Ipilimumab is not available or approved by drug authorities in India. However patients can access the product by getting import permission from government of India*
What is price of one vial of Ipilimumab?
You can call /at WhatsApp +91-9650877511 or send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org know the cost /price.
Is there any generic or bio similar available for Yervoy (Ipilimumab 50 mg and 200 mg).
There is no generic or bio similar available for Yervoy (Ipilimumab 50 mg and 200 mg) anywhere in the world.
What is price of one vial of Yervoy (Ipilimumab 50 mg and 200 mg)?
You can call /at whats app +91-96508877511 or send mail to email@example.com know the price.
Is it safe to buy Yervoy (Ipilimumab 50 mg and 200 mg) in India from local distributor?
It is always better to check the credential of the person / distributor before confirming.
As per the legal guidelines, only patients can import the product after getting proper documentation.
Patients must check following documents before importing Yervoy?
- How the product entered in India
- How is the packaging
- Courier / Shipping Details
- Verification of the foreign supplier e.g. drugs license and government approval of the ware house etc.
- Import documents
- Bill of entry of custom department
Please do not buy Yervoy where cash payment in involved
How long does yervoy take to work?
You’ll receive YERVOY as an infusion in your vein. Typically, you’ll get one dose every three weeks for up to 4 doses. It takes about 90 minutes to get a full dose. Your healthcare provider may change how often you receive YERVOY or how long the infusion may take.
Can I get Yervoy (Ipilimumab) even if I am not based in India?
Almost all countries across the world have provisions for granting access to drugs prior to marketing approval for personal use for patients who have exhausted all other treatment options available in their country
Indian Pharma Network can help patients in accessing/importing Ipilimumab, unapproved in their home country against a legitimate prescription and in conformity with all local laws and regulations of their home country.
Send your inquiry to find-
Ipilimumab in South East Asia – China (Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai, Tianjin and Shenzhen), Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Hong Kong.
Ipilimumab in United Arab Emirates – Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Jordan.
Ipilimumab in North America – Mexico.
Ipilimumab in South America – Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela.
Ipilimumab in Europe – Romania, Switzerland, Georgia, Turkey, Italy, UK, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Latvia, Poland, Slovakia.
Ipilimumab in Russia CIS – Armenia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Mongolia.
Ipilimumab in African Countries – Algeria, Mauritius, Uganda, Zimbabwe.
Ipilimumab in Australia and New Zealand.
Are there any side-effects/ adverse reactions/precautions associated with treatment with Ipilimumab?
It is recommended to seek your doctor’s medical advice about side effects
How do I contact Indian Pharma Network?
You can reach us on +91 965877511 or +91-120-4080562
Email: you can also sent enquiries directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond within 24 hours after receiving your mail. Please mention detailed inquiry.