Handling casirivimab and imdevimab within Trusts

Ian Allen, Pharmacy Quality Assurance Regional Specialist (NW), North West Pharmaceutical Quality AssurancePublished Last updated See all updates

An outline process and supporting materials to help Trusts deploy Ronapreve

Process flow

Following the process below will help Chief Pharmacists and their teams when handling and preparing casirivimab and imdevimab within Trusts.

Supporting materials

Using out materials attached below will support implementation of the process steps described above.

Receiving and quarantining stock

Use the attached guide in work areas when receiving and quarantining stock.

Amending expiry dates

Use the attached worksheet in clinical areas to ensure safe over labelling of amended expiry dates.

Kit assembly for preparation in clinical areas

Preparation in clinical areas

Use the attached worksheet in clinical areas to ensure safe preparation.

Preparation in aseptic areas

Use the attached worksheet in pharmacy aseptic areas to ensure safe preparation.

Change history

  1. Removed from the aseptic worksheets the reference to protecting the prepared infusion from light, as this is not required.
  1. Kits for preparation in clinical areas updated to separate consumables into kits for room temperature storage, due to incompatibility of some consumables with refrigerated storage
  1. Correction to listed batch numbers
  1. Published