What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Abatacept (With Maltose) Solution, Reconstituted (Recon Soln) to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDB Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAIL; ANIMAL DATA SUGGEST IMMUNOLOGIC FUNCTION CHANGES

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: DUE TO DRUG PHARMACOLOGY, DRUG MAY NOT BE ABSORBED BY INFANT

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: General-Elderly at increased risk for serious infection and malignancy.

Giving Abatacept (With Maltose) Solution, Reconstituted (Recon Soln) to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: No safety and efficacy in juvenile idiopathic arthritis age < 2 years.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Update vaccines prior to initiation. Increased risk of diarrhea, fever, abdominal pain. No safety data for IV administration age < 6 years.

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