Detrol precautions What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Detrol to children or the elderly?If you are: Pregnant: Only When Necessary Nursing: Precaution: DRUG EXCRETED IN MOUSE STUDIES, INSUFF. HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE. An adult over 60: Precaution: (BEERS)(SOM) ANTICHOLINERGIC: SEDATION/CONFUSION/GLAUCOMA/CONSTIP. Giving Detrol to a child under 12: Relative Contraindication: EFFICACY NOT ESTABLISHED. RISK OF BEHAVIORAL SIDE EFFECTS.