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    HalfLytely Kit

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering HalfLytely Kit to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    Possibly Safe:

    Only When Necessary:

    Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN AND ANIMAL DATA

    Nursing:

    Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

    Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

    An adult over 60:

    management or monitoring precaution: General-Rare reports of esophageal perforation, upper GI bleed, asystole, and pulmonary edema with dyspnea. Maintain adequate hydration.

    management or monitoring precaution: Long-term use may exacerbate bowel dysfunction.

    Giving HalfLytely Kit to a child under 12:

    Severe Precaution: Use rectal route and dose form for age < 3 years.

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