If you are:
Only When Necessary:
Precaution: ONE REPORT OF LETHARGY, DROWSINESS, FAILURE TO THRIVE IN INFANT.
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: General-Start at lower dosage of 50 mg given two times per day. Cardiovascular-Risk for orthostatic hypotension in the elderly which increases fall risk.
Giving nefazodone HCL to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Possible increased suicidal ideation and attempt with underlying major depression.