Imlygic

Product Information *

  • Company:

    Amgen Ireland Ltd
  • Status:

    Updated
  • Active Ingredients * :

    This medicinal product is subject to additional monitoring.

    *Additional information is available upon request

  • Legal Category:

    Product subject to medical prescription which may not be renewed (A)

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Updated on 25 May 2021

Reasons for updating

  • Replace document

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Update to RMM following renewal of marketing authorisation

Updated on 25 May 2021

Reasons for updating

  • Replace document

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Update to RMM following renewal of marketing authorisation

Updated on 25 May 2021

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  • Replace document

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Update to RMM following renewal of marketing authorisation

Updated on 24 November 2020

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6 - date of revision
  • Removal of Black Inverted Triangle
  • Improved presentation of PIL

Updated on 24 November 2020

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text
  • Removal of Black Inverted Triangle
  • Updated inline with QRD template and/or excipient guideline

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Editorial updates to align with latest QRD template

Removal of black triangle

Updated on 26 April 2019

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6 - date of revision
  • Change to MA holder contact details

Updated on 26 April 2019

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 5.2 - Pharmacokinetic properties
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Addition of final results from study to investigate talimogene laherparepvec DNA in blood, urine, injection site, exterior of the occlusive dressings, oral mucosa, anogenital area, and suspected herpetic lesions.

Updated on 16 January 2019

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 16 January 2019

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Updated on 16 January 2019

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Updated on 29 August 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Add New Doc

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This educational brochure contains important information regarding the risks of transmission and herpetic complications, and safe use and handling of IMLYGIC.This brochure does not contain a comprehensive description of the risks associated with IMLYGIC. Please read the current Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) for IMLYGIC. To request a copy of the brochure, please contact Amgen Medical Information on +44 (0) 1223 436441

Updated on 29 August 2018

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  • Add New Doc

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This IMLYGIC patient alert card includes contact details of the IMLYGIC prescriber, treatment start date, IMLYGIC batch number and information on the potential development of herpetic lesions and the importance of reporting ADRs. To request a copy of the patient card, please contact Amgen Medical Information on +44 (0) 1223 436441

Updated on 29 August 2018

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  • Add New Doc

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This brochure contains important safety information you should know before and during IMLYGIC treatment. Please read this information carefully before and after each treatment. Please also read the IMLYGIC Package Leaflet. To request a copy of this guide, please contact Amgen Medical Information on +44 (0) 1223 436441

Updated on 07 August 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - what you need to know - warnings and precautions
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 06 August 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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  • In section 4.4 (special warnings and precautions for use), addition of statement to help improve the overall monitoring of potential herpetic infections
  • In section 10, the date of revision has been updated to July 2018

Updated on 29 June 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 3 - Pharmaceutical form
  • Change to section 4.4 - Special warnings and precautions for use
  • Change to section 4.8 - Undesirable effects
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Section 3 Pharmaceutical form

Clarification regarding appearance of 106 strength:

It may contain white, visible, variously shaped, virus-containing particles.

 

Section 4.4 Special warnings and precautions for use

Update to warnings for excipients per new EU template text:   

 

Section 4.8 Undesirable effects

  • Clarification that table includes data from clinical trials and post-marketing experience
  • Addition of hypersensitivity as an uncommon adverse reaction

Section 10 Date of revision of the text

May 2018

Updated on 29 June 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 2 - excipient warnings
  • Change to section 4 - possible side effects
  • Change to section 6 - date of revision

Updated on 28 May 2018

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

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Updated on 24 May 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.3 - Shelf life
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Shelf life updated to 5 years

Reduction to stability period for thawed product

Updated on 24 May 2018

Reasons for updating

  • Change to information for healthcare professionals

Updated on 03 May 2017

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

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Updated on 03 May 2017

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 6.5 - Nature and contents of container
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Addition of vial sleeve presentation

Updated on 28 July 2016

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product

Updated on 28 July 2016

Reasons for updating

  • Change to section 4.1 - Therapeutic indications
  • Change to section 4.2 - Posology and method of administration
  • Change to section 5.1 - Pharmacodynamic properties
  • Change to section 6.3 - Shelf life
  • Change to section 6.4 - Special precautions for storage
  • Change to section 10 - Date of revision of the text

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Addition of ATC code (L01XX51) 
New storage condition for finished product in vials after thawing at 25°C: 17 hours for 106 PFU/mL and 85 hours for 108 PFU/mL.

Shelf-life of 8 hours for 106 PFU/mL and 16 hours at 108 PFU/mL at 2°C to 8°C for finished product packed in administration syringes

Shelf-life of: 2.5 hours for 106 PFU/mL and 4 hours for 108 PFU/mL at 25°C for finished product in administration syringe

Extend storage time of finished product in vials after thawing from 12 hours to 31 hours for 106 PFU/mL and from 48 hours to 6 weeks (42 days) for 108 PFU/mL at 2°C to 8°C.

Add needle gauge information to section 4.2

Updated on 28 July 2016

Reasons for updating

  • Change to storage instructions
  • Change to further information section
  • Change to date of revision

Updated on 23 December 2015

Reasons for updating

  • New SPC for new product

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Updated on 23 December 2015

Reasons for updating

  • New PIL for new product