If you are:
Only When Necessary:
Precaution: NOT RECOMMENDED, EFFECTS ON INFANT UNKNOWN
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Starting dose of 5 mg recommended up to a maximum of 10mg. Increased cognitive impairment, delirium, and fall risk in the elderly. Avoid chronic use over 90 days.
Giving Zaleplon to a child under 12:
management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics.