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Dia-Peck

precautions

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

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: CATEGORY C IN COMBINATION PRODUCT WITH ATROPINE

Only When Necessary: IV USE MAY PRODUCE TACHYCARDIA IN FETUS

Nursing:

Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

Precaution

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)SEDATION/CONFUSION/URINARY RETENTION/CONSTIPATION

Precaution: (BEERS) ANTICHOLINERGIC: SEDATION, COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT, GLAUCOMA

Giving Dia-Peck to a child under 12:

Warning: INFANTS AND CHILDREN ARE MORE SENSITIVE TO ANTICHOLINERGIC EFFECTS.

Relative Contraindication: NOT RECOMMENDED IN CHILDREN UNDER 2 YEARS OF AGE.

Relative Contraindication: CAUTION IN YOUNG CHILDREN. POTENTIAL INCREASED RISK OF TOXICITY.

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