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bacitracin intramuscular

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: NOT RECOMMENDED DURING PREGNANCY.

Nursing:

Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE.

An adult over 60:

Giving bacitracin intramuscular to a child under 12:

Warning: USE LIMITED TO INFANTS W/ STAPH PNEUMONIA/EMPYEMA FOR SUSCEPTIBLE ORGANISMS.

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