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    bisoprolol-hydrochlorothiazide

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering bisoprolol-hydrochlorothiazide to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    Possibly Safe: NOT RECOMMENDED IN PRE-ECLAMPSIA AND OTHER PREGNANCY-INDUCED HYPERTENSION.

    FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: FDA C, REPORTS OF INTRAUTERINE GROWTH RETARD;MONITOR FETUS/INFANT FOR B-BLOCKADE

    Nursing:

    Precaution: LIMITED AMOUNTS EXCRETED WITH NO KNOWN ADVERSE EFFECTS IN INFANT.

    Precaution: EXCRET IN ANIMAL STUDIES;MONITOR FOR SIGNS OF B-BLOCK:BRADYCARDIA,HYPOTENSION

    An adult over 60:

    Precaution: (SOM)SENSITIVE TO BP/ELECTROLYTE EFX; NOT EFFECTIVE CRCL <30 ML/MIN.

    Precaution: (SOM)MINIMIZE DOSE TO DECR.DIZZINESS/FALLS;CAUTION:RENAL ELIMINATION

    Giving bisoprolol-hydrochlorothiazide to a child under 12:

    Warning: SAFETY AND EFFICACY NOT ESTABLISHED IN PEDIATRICS.

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