What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Prohance Multipack Vial to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDA C (unknown human fetal risk; assess risk/benefit):
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: OTHER GADOLINIUM AGENTS EXCRETED IN MINIMAL AMOUNTS; POOR ORAL ABSORPTION
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Renal impairment increases the risk of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis. Screen for reduced renal function.
Giving Prohance Multipack Vial to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Rare risk of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis. Contraindicated in Canada in neonates age < 4 weeks.
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