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

If you are pregnant

  • Not Recommended:
  • If you are nursing

  • If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Renal toxicity/failure appears related to cumulative doses. Pulmonary-Pulmonary fibrosis appears related to cumulative doses. Hematologic-Hematologic toxicity is cumulative. Dose adjustment may be necessary based on nadir blood counts prior to the next dose.
  • Pediatric use

  • Severe Precaution: High risk of delayed pulmonary fibrosis toxicity. No safety and efficacy data
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