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Allegra-D 24 Hour

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Allegra-D 24 Hour to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: FDA C W/COMBO PROD; POSS RISK OF GASTROSCHISIS/SIA WITH 1ST TRIMESTER EXPOSURE

Only When Necessary

Nursing:

Precaution: MAY DECREASE MILK SUPPLY, AND CAUSE IRRITABILITY

Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL AMOUNTS EXCRETED

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)(BEERS) MORE SENSITIVE TO CV & CNS EFX; URINARY RET.,INSOMNIA

Precaution: DECREASE DAILY DOSE FOR DECLINING RENAL FUNCTION (CLCR<80ML/MIN)

Giving Allegra-D 24 Hour to a child under 12:

Warning: SAFETY & EFFICACY IN CHILDREN LESS THAN 6 MONTHS NOT ESTABLISHED

Absolute Contraindication: INCREASED SENSITIVITY TO SIDE EFFECTS. DOSE FORM OR STRENGTH NOT APPROPRIATE.

Warning: INCR. INCIDENCE OF VOMITING, DIARRHEA, SOMNOLENCE, RHINORRHEA AGE < 5 YEARS.

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