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Camptosar intravenous

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Camptosar intravenous to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

Not Recommended

Nursing:

Absolute Contraindication: EXCRETED IN RAT STUDIES;MFR REC DISCONTINUING BREASTFEEDING DURING THERAPY.

An adult over 60:

Precaution: ELDERLY ARE MORE PRONE TO DIARRHEA AND NEUTROPENIA

Giving Camptosar intravenous to a child under 12:

Relative Contraindication: EFFICACY NOT DEMONSTRATED IN PEDIATRIC TRIALS.

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