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Carisoprodol Compound with Codeine

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Carisoprodol Compound with Codeine to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: NEONATAL WITHDRAWAL/RESP.DEPRESS. W/CHRONIC OR HIGH DOSE; SMALL TERATOGENIC RISK

Not Recommended: NOT RECOMMENDED ESPECIALLY IN 3RD TRIMESTER OR NEAR TERM

FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: FDA C; INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA. RISK OF MALFORMATIONS. AVOID IN 1ST TRIMESTER

Nursing:

Precaution: CNS/RESPIRATORY DEPRESSION,APNEA POSSIBLE;CAUTION W/ FAST CYP2D6 METABOLIZER

Absolute Contraindication: ONE REPORT OF METABOLIC ACIDOSIS;RISK OF REYE'S SYND W/VIRAL ILLNESS/FEVER

Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST INFANT SEDATION MAY BE GREATER WITH EXPOSURE

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) INCREASED RISK FOR GI BLEED/ULCER; USE LOWER DOSES.

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) RISKS:HYPOTENSION,SEDATION,WEAKNESS,COGNITIVE IMPAIR.

Precaution: (SOM)RISKS:HYPOTENSION/RESP.DEPRESS/URINARY RET./CONFUSION/CONSTIP.

Giving Carisoprodol Compound with Codeine to a child under 12:

Relative Contraindication: REYE SYNDROME RISK WITH VIRAL ILLNESS, FEVER, FLU SYMPTOMS.

Warning: SAFETY & EFFICACY NOT ESTABLISHED IN CHILDREN LESS THAN 16 YRS

Relative Contraindication: RESPIRATORY DEPRES.;CONTRAINDICATED IN RAPID METABOLIZERS W/ OBS. SLEEP APNEA

Warning: RAPID METABOLIZERS AT INCR. RISK FOR SOMNOLENCE, RESP. DEPRESSION, CONFUSION

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