If you are:
Only When Necessary: TERATOGENIC IN ANIMALS AT AT DOSES 5 TO 50 TIMES MRHD
No Known Risk: AMOUNT EXCRETED IS NEGLIGIBLE, ADVERSE EFFECT POTENTIAL FOR INFANT UNKNOWN
An adult over 60:
Contraindication: Sustained release products are preferred. Risks for hypotension, edema and constipation. Decreased clearance and higher AUC in the elderly. Generally not recommended.
Giving Procardia to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Use the lowest effective dose; risk of severe hypotension. Caution with CNS injury, risk of stroke, seizure.
Severe Precaution: No dosing guidelines available age <1 year. Not recommended per manufacturer.