2 Information about nivolumab
2.3 Nivolumab is available in 3 different sizes as a concentrate for solution for infusion vials. The cost varies according to vial size: £439 (40 mg per 4 ml), £1,097 (100 mg per 10 ml) and £2,633 (240 mg per 24 ml; excluding VAT; BNF online, accessed August 2021). The cost for 1 dose of treatment is £2,633 (240 mg per 24 ml).
2.4 The company has a commercial arrangement. This makes nivolumab available to the NHS with a discount. The size of the discount is commercial in confidence. It is the company's responsibility to let relevant NHS organisations know details of the discount.