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Trisulfam

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Not Recommended: POTENTIAL FOR EMBRYO/FETAL DEVELOPMENTAL TOXICITY, INHIBITS FOLATE METABOLISM

Nursing:

Precaution: CAUTION IN INFANT WITH HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA; SHOULD NOT USE IN G6PD-DEF INFANT

No Known Risk: NO REPORTED ADVERSE EFFECTS ON 50 INFANTS.

An adult over 60:

Precaution: RISK OF SEVERE ADVERSE REACTIONS IN RENAL/HEPATIC IMPAIRMENT

Giving Trisulfam to a child under 12:

Absolute Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED. MAY CAUSE KERNICTERUS. EXCEPTIONAL USE FOR PCP PROPHYLAXIS.

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