What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Cimzia Kit to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDB Only When Necessary: LIMITED HUMAN DATA SUGGEST LOW PLACENTAL TRANSFER; SLOWER ELIMINATION IN INFANT
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST NO EXCRETION, NOT ORALLY BIOAVAILABLE
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: General-Patients older than 65 years of age are at increased risk for severe infections.
Giving Cimzia Kit to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Possible lymphoma/malignancy risk. Not indicated in pediatrics. No safety and efficacy information.
CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.