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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA. DEVELOPMENTAL AND MATERNAL TOXICITY SEEN IN ANIMALS.

If you are NURSING

  • Absolute Contraindication: SERIOUS ADV EFFECTS POSSIBLE; MFR REC AVOID NURSING DURING AND 1 WK AFTER TX

If you are an adult over 60

Giving Lapatinib Tablet to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: No pediatric safety information.

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