If you are:
Only When Necessary:
Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; MAY SUPPRESS LACTATION
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Elderly are more sensitive to hypotensive effects. Avoid over diuresis. Metabolic-Elderly are more sensitive to drug induced electrolyte loss. Monitor serum potassium and magnesium.
Giving bumetanide to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Caution in hyperbilirubinemia. Slower elimination with underlying respiratory disorder.