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bromocriptine

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Possibly Safe: CONTRAINDICATED IN PATIENTS WITH PREGNANCY RELATED HYPERTENSION

Nursing:

Absolute Contraindication: INTERFERES WITH LACTATION; POSTMARKETING REPORTS OF STROKE IN NURSING MOTHERS

An adult over 60:

Precaution: CNS EFFECTS MORE FREQUENT

Giving bromocriptine to a child under 12:

Warning: LIMITED EFFICACY AND SAFETY DATA.

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