Pharmacokinetics in Pregnancy — Study Design, Data Analysis, and Impact on Dosing and Labeling November 2004
Not for implementation. Contains non-binding recommendations.
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This guidance describes a basic framework for designing and conducting PK/PD studies in pregnant women. It provides recommendations to sponsors on how to assess the influence of pregnancy on the pharmacokinetics (PK), and where appropriate, the pharmacodynamics (PD) of drugs or biologic products. Additionally, this guidance provides recommendations to primary investigators, clinical researchers, and clinical pharmacologists about issues to consider when designing and conducting PK studies in pregnant women.
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Food and Drug Administration
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All written comments should be identified with this document's docket number: FDA-2004-D-0459.