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Neulasta Pregnancy


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Is Neulasta (Pegfilgrastim) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is C. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits

Neulasta (Pegfilgrastim) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • No info available
  • Tips
  • Use effective birth control while you're taking Neulasta. If you do become pregnant enroll in Amgen's Pregnancy Surveillance Program.
  • Risks
  • Neulasta (Pegfilgrastim) hasn’t been studied in pregnant women so the effects on your unborn baby are unknown. If you take it during pregnancy or breastfeed, it’s possible that some medicine may get into your baby’s blood. Talk to your doctor first. If you get pregnant while taking Neulasta (Pegfilgrastim) you should enroll in Amgen’s Pregnancy Surveillance Program.
Source: FDA package insert