What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Bempedoic Acid 180 Mg-Ezetimibe 10 Mg Tablet to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDA C (unknown human fetal risk; assess risk/benefit):
  • Contraindicated:

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; NOT RECOMMENDED IN COMBO WITH STATINS
  • Absolute Contraindication: MANUFACTURER DOES NOT RECOMMEND BREASTFEEDING DURING TREATMENT

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Musculoskeletal-Increased risk of tendon rupture or injury. This may occur within weeks to months of starting therapy. Risk may be greater in elderly patients with renal failure or taking corticosteroid or fluoroquinolones.

Giving Bempedoic Acid 180 Mg-Ezetimibe 10 Mg Tablet to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Safety and effectiveness not established in pediatric patients.

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