What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Vepesid Capsule to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Not Recommended: BASED ON DRUG PHARMACOLOGY DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY IS POSSIBLE.
If you are NURSING
- Absolute Contraindication: POTENTIAL SEVERE ADV EFFECTS INCLUDING BONE MARROW DEPRESSION,CARCINOGENICITY
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: General-Increased risk of myelosuppression, asthenia, gastrointestinal effects, infection, and alopecia. Renal-Adjust dose in renal impairment.
Giving Vepesid Capsule to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: Anaphylactic reactions reported with IV use. Safety and efficacy not established.
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.