Mfd. by :- Pfizer (Fulfilled By : Magicine Pharma)
Magicine Pharma is registered with the Government Of NCT, India, Ministry Of Health in Government of Delhi, India, registration number DL-RAJ-122372 and as a wholesale distributor, department file No. 44208.
Brand Name:- Bavencio
Generic Name:- Avelumab
Dosage Form:- Injection
Indication:- Urothelial Carcinoma, Skin cancer
Storage:- Store at room temperature
Bavencio (Avelumab 200mg Injection) is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth of cancerous cells in the body. Bavencio is used to treat a certain type of skin cancer called Merkel cell carcinoma cells that have spread in other areas of the body. This medicine is given in the form of an injection by a doctor or nurse. Do not take this medicine in the wrong way as it may lead to higher risk. It is advisable not to change or stop the dose without taking permission from your doctor. Some side effects may occur during your treatment with this medicine. Protect this medicine from heat and light.
PD-L1 may be expressed on tumor cells and tumor-infiltrating immune cells and can contribute to the inhibition of the anti-tumor immune response in the tumor microenvironment. Avelumab is an immunotherapeutic and antineoplastic agent that belongs to the group of immune checkpoint blockade cancer therapies. The one dose of this medication can take 60 minutes to complete.
This medicine may cause some serious and unwanted side effects. It requires immediate medical attention otherwise it can also lead to higher risk. Discuss the risks and benefits of this medication with a medical advisor before starting the treatment.
Loss of appetite
High blood pressure
Shortness of breath
Pounding in the ears.
Difficulty in moving
Change in vision
Urinary tract infection
Note:- Immediate medical attention is required if any side effect occurs.
Take this injection as prescribed by your doctor. Do not self administer. The injection is given as an infusion into your vein by a doctor or nurse.
It is advisable not to miss a dose. If you miss an appointment for a scheduled dose of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.
In case of an overdose, the doctor will provide emergency medical treatment.
Bavencio is used to treat types of cancer. This medication works by changing the action of your immune system and directing it to attack cancerous cells. It is given as an infusion into a vein, usually once every two weeks. It must be given slowly and take at least 60 minutes to complete. Bavencio injection is also used to treat a certain type of cancer in the bladder called urothelial carcinoma. This medicine is used in combination to treat a type of kidney cancer that has spread in other areas of the body and cannot be removed by surgery. The use of this injection is not recommended in pregnant women. The recommended dose of this medicine is decided by your doctor according to your medical condition and response to the treatment.
Before starting treatment with Bavencio, please inform your doctor about your previous medical history. If you experience any symptoms while receiving this medication, do not ignore those symptoms because it may lead to higher risk.
Use effective methods of contraception to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine.
Children and adolescents
This medicine is advisable for the treatment of a type of skin cancer called Markel cell carcinoma in adults and children at least 12 years old.
Bavencio shouldn’t be used by pregnant women. Avelumab may cause harm to an unborn baby. It is recommended that this medicine should be avoided during pregnancy.
This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding unless it is necessary. Please consult your medical advisor before starting treatment with this medication.
This medicine may cause immune-related problems.
This medicine may contain inactive ingredients which may cause some allergic reactions.
This drug may cause dizziness.
Before starting treatment tell the doctor about your previous medical history.
Do not receive any vaccinations before consulting with your doctor.
Do not drive or operate machinery.
Do not self administer this medicine.
Do not breastfeed while receiving this medication.
Not safe for pregnant women.
Ans. Bavencio (Avelumab 200mg Injection) is a cancer medicine that interferes with the growth of cancerous cells in the body. Bavencio is used to treat a certain type of skin cancer called Merkel cell carcinoma cells that have spread in other areas of the body.
Ans. This medication works by changing the action of your immune system and directing it to attack cancerous cells.
Q3. What are the side effects?
Ans. Some common side effects are:- fever, bloating, diarrhea, fatigue, anemia, sore throat, allergies, weight loss, indigestion, etc.
Ans. It is available in the strength of 200mg/10ml.
Ans. Follow your doctor’s instructions about any restrictions.
Ans. Maintain good nutrition and keep yourself hydrated.
Ans. If you miss a scheduled dose of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.
Ans. It is given as an infusion into a vein, usually once every two weeks. It must be given slowly and take at least 60 minutes to complete.
Ans. It is not known whether it is safe or not. Please consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Ans. This medicine may decrease your ability to drive or affect your vision. Do not drive if any symptoms occur.
Ans. This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
Ans. This medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding unless it is necessary.
Interactions may change how your medication works and increase the risk for side effects. Don’t forget to disclose your previous medical history with the doctor.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
Bavencio injection is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Avelumab.
This medicine is contracted in patients known to be hypersensitive.