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Avelox ABC Pack

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Avelox ABC Pack to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: REPORTS OF ARTHROPATHY WITH QUINOLONES IN ANIMAL STUDIES;CONSIDER RISK/BENEFIT

Nursing:

Precaution: EXCRETED IN RAT STUDIES,CONSIDER RISK/BENEFIT;ARTHROPATHY IN ANIMAL STUDIES

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)INCR. RISK OF TENDON RUPTURE, ESP. W/STEROIDS. QT PROLONGATION.

Giving Avelox ABC Pack to a child under 12:

Relative Contraindication: SAFETY AND EFFICACY NOT ESTABL UNDER 18YRS; JOINT LESIONS IN ANIMAL STUDIES

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