If you are:
Only When Necessary: FDA C W/COMBO PROD; POSS RISK OF GASTROSCHISIS/SIA WITH 1ST TRIMESTER EXPOSURE
Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST LOW AMOUNTS EXCRETED
Precaution: MAY DECREASE MILK SUPPLY, AND CAUSE IRRITABILITY
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Avoid in older adults with or at high risk for delirium because of inducing or worsening delirium. Avoid in elderly with dementia or cognitive impairment because of possible worsening.
management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Elderly are more sensitive to tachycardia and hypertensive effects. May exacerbate symptomatic coronary insufficiency. Genitourinary-May cause urinary retention. Neuro/Psych-May worsen cognitive impairment in some elderly with dementia. Insomnia risk.
Giving lorata-dine D to a child under 12:
Contraindication: Increased sensitivity to side effects. Dose form or strength not appropriate.
Severe Precaution: Consult clinician for use age under 2 years. Safety and efficacy not established.