What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Itraconazole to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDB Only When Necessary: NOT REC FOR ONYCHOMYCOSIS TX; RISK OF SPONTANEOUS ABORTION
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATION IN INFANT; EFFECTS UNKNOWN.
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Transient or permanent hearing loss has been reported in elderly patients. Monitor for hearing changes.
Giving Itraconazole to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: Unknown long term effects on bone growth and tooth development. No safety and efficacy.
CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.