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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended:

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFF HUMAN DATA; UNDETECTABLE IN MATERNAL PLASMA AFTER THERAPEUTIC DOSE

If you are an adult over 60

    Sorry, we have no data available. Please contact your doctor or pharmacist.

    Giving Haloperidol to a child under 12

    • Severe Precaution: Contraindicated age < 6 years. Deaths observed in studies in juvenile mice. Increased expression of intestinal guanylate cyclase-C receptors may predispose to toxicity.
    • Severe Precaution: Avoid use. Deaths observed in younger juvenile mice studies. Safety and efficacy not established.

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