BAVENCIO is a prescription medicine used to treat:
- A type of skin cancer called Merkel cell carcinoma (MCC) in adults and children 12 years of age and older. BAVENCIO may be used when your skin cancer has spread
- A type of cancer in the bladder or urinary tract called urothelial cancer (UC). BAVENCIO may be used when your cancer has spread or cannot be removed by surgery (advanced UC), and you have received chemotherapy that contains platinum and it did not work or is no longer working
These indications are approved under accelerated approval based on a clinical trials that measured how many patients responded and how long they responded. Continued approval may depend on benefit demonstrated in ongoing clinical trials.
It is not known if BAVENCIO is safe and effective in children under the age of 12.
Please see full Prescribing Information, including Medication Guide for patients.