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Definity intravenous

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Possibly Safe

Nursing:

Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

An adult over 60:

Precaution: CAUTION IN CV & RESPIRATORY DZ:RISK OF SERIOUS CARDIOPULMONARY RXNS.

Giving Definity intravenous to a child under 12:

Warning: NOT STUDIED IN INFANTS & NEONATES WITH IMMATURE PULMONARY VASCULATURE.

Warning: SAFETY AND EFFICACY NOT ESTABLISHED IN PEDIATRICS.

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