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

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: SERIOUS RISKS POSSIBLE; MONTHLY PREGNANCY TEST REQUIRED BEFORE ADMINISTRATION

If you are NURSING

  • Absolute Contraindication: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAIL; BASED ON DRUG PROPERTIES, ADV EFFECTS POSSIBLE

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Start at lower doses and titrate upward more slowly in the elderly to minimize the risk for hypotension, dizziness and falls. Musculoskeletal-Increased risk of peripheral edema.

Giving Letairis to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: No safety and efficacy data for pediatrics.

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