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Neofrin ophthalmic

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Neofrin ophthalmic to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: EVIDENCE FOR MALFORMATIONS; CAN REDUCE UTERINE BLOOD FLOW CAUSING FETAL HYPOXIA

Nursing:

Precaution: SOME SYST ABSORPT W/OPHTH USE;POOR ORAL BIOAVAIL,UNLIKELY CLIN SIGNIF EFFECT

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) MORE SENSITIVE TO CV & CNS EFX; URINARY RET.,INSOMNIA.

Giving Neofrin ophthalmic to a child under 12:

Relative Contraindication: STRENGTH CONTRAINDICATED IN INFANTS PER MANUFACTURER.

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