What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Glipizide to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDB Only When Necessary: OBSERVE NEWBORNS FOR SYMPTOMS OF HYPOTENSION, BRADYCARDIA, HYPOGLYCEMIA AND RESP

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL AMOUNT EXCRETED W/NO KNOWN INFANT ADV EFFECT

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Higher risk of hypoglycemia. Use conservative maintenance dose.

Giving Glipizide to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy in children not established.

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