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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary:

If you are NURSING

  • Absolute Contraindication: SHOULD NOT BE ADMINISTERED TO BREASTFEEDING MOTHERS.

If you are an adult over 60

Giving Teriparatide Pen Injector to a child under 12

  • Contraindication: Not studied in pediatrics. Should not be used with open epiphyses.

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