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

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: USE NOT INDICATED IN WOMEN. METABOLITES ESTRADIOL/NITROGEN MUSTARD ARE MUTAGENIC

If you are NURSING

  • Absolute Contraindication: NOT INDICATED FOR USE IN WOMEN

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Fluid retention risk. Carefully monitor fluid balance in patients with renal impairment. Cardiovascular-Use caution in heart failure patients.

Giving Estramustine Capsule to a child under 12

  • Severe Precaution: Safety and efficacy not established; use not recommended.

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