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fluocinolone acetonide oil otic

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering fluocinolone acetonide oil otic to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

Only When Necessary: SYSTEMIC ABSORP UNKNOWN;POSS RISK OF OROFACIAL CLEFTS W/SYSTEMIC CORTICOSTEROIDS

Nursing:

Precaution: AMOUNT OF SYSTEMIC ABSORPTION UNKNOWN, CAUTION ADVISED.

An adult over 60:

Giving fluocinolone acetonide oil otic to a child under 12:

Warning: USE FOR NO MORE THAN 2 WEEKS IN PEDIATRICS 2 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER.

Absolute Contraindication: NOT INDICATED FOR LESS THAN 2 YEARS OLD PER MANUFACTURER.

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