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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary:
  • Absolute Contraindication:

If you are NURSING

  • Absolute Contraindication: ANIMAL STUDIES SUGGEST EXCRETION OCCURS; POTENTIAL ADVERSE EFFECTS IN INFANT.
  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; NOT RECOMMENDED IN COMBO WITH STATINS

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Musculoskeletal-Higher incidence of myopathy with age over 65. Hepatic-Monitor LFTs for liver dysfunction.

Giving Liptruzet to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Manufacturer recommends contraception counseling to postmenarchal females. Monitor for myopathy and liver dysfunction.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics <10 years.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Not studied and no established safety and efficacy in age <10 years and in pre-menarche girls.