What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Rapamune to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Not Recommended: BASED ON ANIMAL DATA, FETAL HARM MAY OCCUR.
If you are NURSING
- Absolute Contraindication: POTENTIAL FOR ADVERSE EFFECTS IN INFANT.
If you are an adult over 60
Giving Rapamune to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: Increased incidence of renal function impairment, dyslipidemia, urinary tract infections with chronic use of concomitant corticosteroids and calcineurin inhibitors.
- Severe Precaution: Increased incidence of renal function impairment, dyslipidemia, urinary tract infections when used with corticosteroids and calcineurin inhibitors. Safety and efficacy not established.
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.