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OPDIVO 10 mg/mL concentrate for solution for infusion

Last Updated on eMC 07-Jun-2017 View changes  | Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Limited Contact details

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Risk Materials

Educational Risk Minimisation Materials to help reduce the risk associated with using this medicine.

Opdivo (nivolumab) Important Safety Information To Minimise The Risks Of Immune-Related Adverse Reactions

This risk minimisation material is a condition of the marketing authorisation. This document is essential to ensure the safe and effective use of nivolumab or nivolumab in combination with ipilimumab, and appropriate management of immune-related adverse reactions which may include pneumonitis, colitis, hepatitis, nephritis and renal dysfunction, endocrinopathies, skin reactions and other immune-related adverse reactions, as well as potential complications of allogeneic Haematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant (HSCT) in classical Hodgkin Lymphoma.

If you would like a hard copy of the Opdivo risk minimisation materials posted out to you, please contact Bristol-Myers Squibb Medical Information (telephone: 0800 731 1736; e-mail: with your specific request.

For Healthcare Professionals

Opdivo (nivolumab) Patient Alert Card

This risk minimisation material is a condition of the marketing authorisation.

Please ensure that you are familiar with this material as it contains important safety information that you need to be aware of before, during and after treatment with nivolumab or nivolumab in combination with ipilimumab.


Company contact details

Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Limited

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Bristol-Myers Squibb House, Uxbridge Business Park, Sanderson Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1DH, UK

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+44 (0) 800 731 1736


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