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How Should This Medication Be Stored?

Yervoy should be refrigerated, but not frozen. The vials should be protected from light. This medication must be diluted prior to use. After it is diluted, it may be kept at room temperature for up to 24 hours. Any medicine left over in the vial must be discarded. It cannot be saved for another dose.
Make sure to keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.

What If I Miss a Dose?

If you miss an appointment to receive a dose of Yervoy, contact your healthcare provider right away to reschedule. It is important to try and keep all of your healthcare appointments while receiving this medication.

Available Strengths

Yervoy comes in the following strengths:
  • Yervoy 5 mg per mL, 50-mg single-use vials
  • Yervoy 5 mg per mL, 200-mg single-use vials.

Can I Buy Generic Yervoy?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Yervoy).
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Yervoy Medication Information

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