Refrigerated Storage


10mg and 20mg powder and solvent for solution for injection / infusion (vial)

Contact Novartis Medical Information in all cases where a deviation from the recommended storage conditions has occurred.

Details of the temperature excursion and the product batch number will be requested.

Refer to the current BNF for company contact details.

Please also refer to the manufacturer’s product literature for recommended storage information at

14 May 2020
London MI Service

Lactation Safety Information

See summary
No published evidence of safety
Low levels anticipated in milk due to the drug’s properties
Although large protein molecules may appear in colostrum, risk to preterm infants and neonates is considered to be small and unproven
15 September 2019