If you are:
Absolute Contraindication: CONTRAINDICATED PER HALE; OBSERVE FOR POSSIBLE AGITATION,ANOREXIA
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Limited usage in the elderly. Contraindicated in severe hypertension, coronary insufficiency or peripheral vascular disease. Renal-Predominant renal clearance. Neuro/Psych-May worsen insomnia. Ocular-Contraindicated in patients with glaucoma.
Giving diethylpropion HCL ER to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Not recommended for children under 12 years. Safety and efficacy not established.