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T-Pseud

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: FDA C W/COMBO PROD; POSS RISK OF GASTROSCHISIS/SIA WITH 1ST TRIMESTER EXPOSURE

Only When Necessary: FDA CATEGORY C IN COMBINATION PRODUCT

Nursing:

Precaution: MAY DECREASE MILK SUPPLY, AND CAUSE IRRITABILITY

Precaution: INSUF DATA; OTHER ANTIHISTAMINES MAY CAUSE IRRITABILITY, DROWSINESS IN INFANT

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) MORE SENSITIVE TO CV & CNS EFX; URINARY RET.,INSOMNIA

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) ANTICHOLINERGIC/HYPOTENSION; NON-SEDATING AGENTS PREF.

Giving T-Pseud to a child under 12:

Absolute Contraindication: HIGH RISK OF ADVERSE CNS EFFECTS. NOT RECOMMENDED FOR USE AGE < 6 YEARS.

Absolute Contraindication: USE NOT RECOMMENDED AGE <4 MONTHS. CNS EXCITATION & SEIZURE RISK IN NEWBORNS.

Absolute Contraindication: DO NOT USE IN PEDIATRICS <6 YEARS OF AGE UNLESS CLINICIAN CONSULTATION.

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