If you are:
FDB Only When Necessary: DO NOT USE FOR LONG PERIODS OR IN HIGH DOSES
Absolute Contraindication: ONE REPORT OF METABOL ACIDOSIS W/ASA;RISK OF REYE'S SYN W/VIRAL ILLNESS/FEVER
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Increased risk of fecal impaction. Sensitivity to toxic effects more likely.
Giving Bismuth to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Do not use in current or recovery from varicella or influenza illness.