What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Ifosfamide-Mesna Kit to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended: AVAILABLE HUMAN DATA SUGGEST INCREASED RISK OF DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY.
  • FDB Only When Necessary: ANIMAL DATA SUGGEST NO DEVELOPMENTAL TOX; MULTIDOSE VIAL CONTAINS BENZYL ALCOHOL

If you are NURSING

  • Absolute Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED, POTENTIAL SEVERE TOXICITY. TUMORIGENIC IN ANIMAL STUDIES.
  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE.

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Impairment may predispose patients to increased incidence of CNS, hematologic and renal toxicities.

Giving Ifosfamide-Mesna Kit to a child under 12

  • Severe Precaution: Pre-pubescent males may be at risk for under-developed secondary sexual characteristics and females at risk for impaired ovarian function.
  • Severe Precaution: Contains benzyl alcohol. No safety and efficacy established.

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