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

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDB Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE; CONSIDER MATERNAL TX BENEFIT VS. RISKS

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: General-Increased risk of serious and fatal bleeding in persons older than 75 years of age or weight less than 60 kilograms. Weigh risk- benefit for use in acute coronary syndrome intervention.

Giving Effient to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: No reduction of vaso-occlusive crisis observed in study of pediatric sickle cell patients. Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics.

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