This step-by-step video provides an example of what to do when you receive a shipment of IMLYGIC®, including instructions on storage and safe handling requirements. This video does not replace the Prescribing Information. Please review the Prescribing Information before handling IMLYGIC®.
This tool walks you through questions about the operational and storage requirements of IMLYGIC® to help you make a plan for integrating IMLYGIC® into your practice. When you have completed the checklist, you can download a PDF that includes information related to your answers, as well as IMLYGIC® preparation and handling content.
Before using IMLYGIC®, it is important to review the Prescribing Information. The Prescribing Information provides all of the requirements for handling IMLYGIC®. This checklist is not intended to serve as a replacement for the Prescribing Information.
NOTE: IMLYGIC® requires storage conditions. Please see the Prescribing Information (section 2.2) for details on preparation and handling, including guidance on thawing and storage of IMLYGIC® vials.
Complete a Customized Operational Planning Checklist
Keep in stock.
Use just-in-time ordering.
Store frozen in an ultra-low freezer.
For institutions that need an ultra-low freezer for storing IMLYGIC®, Amgen can provide access to one when you purchase IMLYGIC®. For more information, call 1-866-IMLYGIC (465-9442); choose Option 1 for Health Care Providers, then Option 2 for Ordering.
Store frozen in the original IMLYGIC® shipping container for up to 96 hours after being sealed.2
For additional storage and handling information, including developing order sets for your institution, creating safeguard rules, and thawing and dispensing IMLYGIC®, please use the downloadable checklists and guides located on this page or watch the step-by-step video above.
Because of its special properties and storage requirements, IMLYGIC® is shipped on a fixed delivery schedule for coordination with patient scheduling. You can plan to receive your orders of IMLYGIC® based on the following calendar:
Use this instructional guide to review efficacy, dosing, and administration details, and to get information about integrating IMLYGIC® into your practice.
IMLYGIC® is shipped from select, authorized specialty distributors—use this guide to find a qualified distributor. Also find information on ordering options, the order and delivery schedule, product storage, and the IMLYGIC® freezer program.
Because of its special properties and storage requirements, IMLYGIC® is shipped on a fixed delivery schedule for coordination with patient scheduling. Download and print a copy of the schedule here for convenience.
Get some key product information, including packaging details, information on ordering IMLYGIC®, and storage and handling requirements.
The Prescribing Information provides all of the requirements for handling IMLYGIC®. This Checklist is not intended to serve as a replacement for the Prescribing Information.
Before using IMLYGIC® it is important to review the Prescribing Information. IMLYGIC® requires special storage conditions. Please see the Prescribing Information (section 2) for details on preparation and handling, including guidance on thawing and storage of IMLYGIC® vials.
To learn about billing and coding considerations for IMLYGIC®, please review the Hospital Outpatient Billing Information Sheet for IMLYGIC® and the Physician Office Billing Information Sheet for IMLYGIC®.
Orders of IMLYGIC® are managed directly by Amgen. Please complete a Customer Registration Profile at the IMLYGIC® Customer Registration Page to ensure that Amgen has the information needed for processing your orders.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
IMLYGIC® is a genetically modified oncolytic viral therapy indicated for the local treatment of unresectable cutaneous, subcutaneous, and nodal lesions in patients with melanoma recurrent after initial surgery.
Limitations of use: IMLYGIC® has not been shown to improve overall survival or have an effect on visceral metastases.