What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Revatio to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Requires a Risk/Benefit Assessment:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL EXCRETION, WITH UNKNOWN EFFECT ON INFANT
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Hepatic-Consider dose reduction with hepatic impairment. Renal-Consider dose reduction with severe renal impairment.
Giving Revatio to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Not recommended for chronic treatment. Limited safety data on dose/duration. Increased mortality observed with high dose treatment of PAH and longer duration of therapy.
CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.