What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Cariprazine Capsule, Dose Pack to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended: NON-TERATOGENIC COMPLICATIONS (RESP, GI,CNS) WITH EXPOSURE DURING 3RD TRIMESTER

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFF HUMAN DATA;WEIGH MATERNAL TREATMENT BENEFIT VS. POSSIBLE INFANT RISK

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Higher risk of tardive dyskinesia in the elderly. May worsen cognitive impairment and increase fall risk. Increased risk of death dementia-related psychosis. Cardiovascular-May cause orthostatic hypotension at higher doses. Gastrointestinal-May cause or worsen pre-existing constipation.

Giving Cariprazine Capsule, Dose Pack to a child under 12

  • Severe Precaution: Possible increased risk of suicidal ideation and suicide attempts. Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics. Not approved for pediatric use.

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