What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Proglycem to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDA C (unknown human fetal risk; assess risk/benefit):
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: INSUFF. DATA AVAIL. MOLECULAR WT LOW ENOUGH FOR POSSIBLE BREASTMILK EXCRETION
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Renal- Consider reduced dose with impaired renal function. Cardiovascular-Fluid retention may lead precipitate heart failure.
Giving Proglycem to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Cases of pulmonary hypertension reported in neonates and infants with oral suspension. Monitor for signs and symptoms of respiratory distress.
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