If you are:
Only When Necessary: POTENTIAL WITHDRAWAL SYMPTOMS IN NEONATE INCLUDING AGITATION, LISTLESSNESS
Absolute Contraindication: AMPHETAMINE CONCENTRATED IN MILK;MAY CAUSE IRRITABILITY,POOR SLEEPING PATTERN
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-May exacerbate pre-existing insomnia. Cardiovascular-May exacerbate pre-existing coronary insufficiency, cause or exacerbate peripheral vasculopathy. Gastrointestinal-Anorexia may cause significant weight loss.
Giving Desoxyn to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Not indicated age < 6 years. Risks associated with cardiac structural defects. May affect growth rate and behavior.
management or monitoring precaution: Warning with use in cardiac structural defects. Monitor growth and behavior.