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Storage Information

Panitumumab will be stored by your healthcare provider. It should be refrigerated, but not frozen, and protected from direct sunlight. Once prepared for use, the diluted solution must be used within 6 hours if stored at room temperature, or within 24 hours if stored in the refrigerator.
 
Because this medicine does not contain preservatives, any unused medicine must be discarded after each dose. It cannot be saved for future use.
 
Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets.
 

Is There a Generic Version?

This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Vectibix).
 

Who Makes Panitumumab?

Panitumumab is manufactured by Amgen, Inc.
 

Available Strengths

Panitumumab comes in the following strengths:
 
  • Panitumumab 100 mg per 5 mL single-use vial
  • Panitumumab 200 mg per 10 mL single-use vial
  • Panitumumab 400 mg per 20 mL single-use vial.
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