What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Hycamtin Vial to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Known or Theoretical Risk:

If you are NURSING


If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Adjust dose for decreased renal function of aging for CrCL <40 mL/min. Gastrointestinal- Treatment-related diarrhea was more frequent in patients aged greater than or equal to 65 years (28%).

Giving Hycamtin Vial to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established.

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