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

If you are pregnant

  • Not Recommended:
  • Not Recommended:
  • Not Recommended:
  • If you are nursing

  • Precaution: DENTAL STAINS & BONE GROWTH INHIBITION MAY OCCUR W/ EXTENDED USE
  • Precaution: MANFACT. STATES MAY DISCARD BREAST MILK DURING & FOR 24 HRS AFTER TREATMENT.
  • Precaution: ONE REPORT OF METABOL ACIDOSIS W/ASA;RISK OF REYE'S SYN W/VIRAL ILLNESS/FEVER
  • If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Hepatic-May need to decrease dose with decreased hepatic function. Monitor for adverse events.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Increased risk of fecal impaction. Sensitivity to toxic effects more likely.
  • Pediatric use

  • Severe Precaution: No safety and efficacy for combination product for H.pylori infection.
  • Severe Precaution: May cause decreased growth rate and tooth discoloration.
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