Infed (Iron Dextran), Venofer (Iron Sucrose), Feraheme (Ferumoxytol), Injectafer (Ferric Carboxymaltose), Monoferric (Ferric Derisomaltose) & Exposure in Pregnancy

Basic Details
Status
Complete
Last Updated
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Health Outcome(s)
exposure in pregnancy
Purpose
Drug Use
Regulatory Determination / Use

This analysis characterized the frequency of IV iron utilization by week relative to live birth and stillbirth deliveries. Information from this analysis contributed to a class-wide labeling update for parenteral iron products to add new safety information to the Use in Specific Populations, Pregnancy section of the label. This update describes the risk of severe adverse reactions to pregnant women and their fetus.