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Panatuss PED

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: FDA C W/COMBO PROD; POSS RISK OF GASTROSCHISIS/SIA WITH 1ST TRIMESTER EXPOSURE

Possibly Safe

Only When Necessary: ONLY AVAILABLE IN COMBINATION PRODUCTS THAT ARE ASSIGNED FDA CATEGORY C.

Nursing:

Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE.

Precaution: MAY DECREASE MILK SUPPLY, AND CAUSE IRRITABILITY

Precaution: NOT RECOMMENDED. MAY CAUSE PARADOXICAL EXCITATION/INHIBIT LACTATION.

An adult over 60:

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

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) ANTICHOLINERGIC/HYPOTENSION; NON-SEDATING AGENTS PREF.

Giving Panatuss PED to a child under 12:

Absolute Contraindication: NO SAFETY AND EFFICACY AGE <2 YRS. CNS EXCITATION & SEIZURE RISK IN NEWBORNS.

Absolute Contraindication: HIGH RISK OF ADVERSE CNS EFFECTS. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR USE AGE < 6 YEARS.

Absolute Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED AGE < 6 YEARS WITHOUT CLINICIAN CONSULTATION.

Absolute Contraindication: RISK OF CNS EFFECTS. NOT RECOMMENDED AGE < 6 YEARS UNLESS CLINICIAN CONSULT.

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