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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE; ANIMAL DATA SUGGEST DEV TOX AT 40 X MRHD

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Neuro-Use low dose to minimize adverse effects related to impaired motor and/or cognitive performance which may continue the following day. May affect balance and increase fall risk. Use caution with compromised respiratory function (e.g., COPD).

Giving Belsomra to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Risk of suicidal ideation and behavioral changes. No established safety and efficacy.

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