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Diazepam Intensol

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Not Recommended: RISK OF MALFORMATIONS IF USED IN 1ST TRIM; WITHDRAWAL SX IF USED IN 3RD TRIM

Nursing:

Absolute Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED: INFANT SEDATION, LETHARGY, FEEDING DIFFICULTY.

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) LONG T1/2.FALL RISK,HYPOTENSION/HYPOXIA.MAX. 5 MG/DAY.

Giving Diazepam Intensol to a child under 12:

Absolute Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED IN CHILDREN UNDER 6 MONTHS.

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