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Elotuzumab Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Warnings

Elotuzumab is also known as: Empliciti

Elotuzumab Pregnancy Warnings

Animal studies have not been conducted with this drug. There are no controlled data in human pregnancy. US FDA pregnancy category Not Assigned: The US FDA has amended the pregnancy labeling rule for prescription drug products to require labeling that includes a summary of risk, a discussion of the data supporting that summary, and relevant information to help health care providers make prescribing decisions and counsel women about the use of drugs during pregnancy. Pregnancy categories A, B, C, D and X are being phased out.

The manufacturer makes no recommendation regarding use during pregnancy. US FDA pregnancy category: Not assigned Comments: -The effects in the developing fetus are unknown. -This drug is administered in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone. Lenalidomide can cause embryofetal harm and is contraindicated for use in pregnancy.

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Elotuzumab Breastfeeding Warnings

Not recommended. Excreted into human milk: Unknown Excreted into animal milk: Data not available

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References for pregnancy information

  1. "Product Information. Empliciti (elotuzumab)." Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ.

References for breastfeeding information

  1. "Product Information. Empliciti (elotuzumab)." Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ.

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