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    Daunorubicin HCL Vial

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Daunorubicin HCL Vial to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    Not Recommended:

    Nursing:

    Absolute Contraindication: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA; POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE TOXICITY

    An adult over 60:

    management or monitoring precaution: General-Assess bone marrow reserves in the elderly as they may be lower, thus increasing the risk of prolonged suppression. Cardiovascular-Cardiotoxicity may be more frequent in elderly. Renal-age-related renal dysfunction may require dose reduction.

    Giving daunorubicin HCL Vial to a child under 12:

    Severe Precaution: Risk of cardiotoxicity above cumulative dose 300 mg/m2

    Severe Precaution: Risk of cardiotoxicity above cumulative dose 10 mg/kg

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