What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering NICARDIPINE HCL to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Not Recommended:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL AMOUNT EXCRETED W/NO RESULTING INFANT ADV EFFECT
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Elderly with moderate renal dysfunction may have elevated serum concentrations of nicardipine. Follow blood pressure closely. Hepatic-Elderly with hepatic dysfunction or decreased hepatic blood flow may have elevated serum concentrations of nicardipine. Follow blood pressure closely. Gastrointestinal-May cause constipation or exacerbation of pre-existing constipation. Cardiovascular-May cause peripheral edema in the elderly.
Giving Haloperidol to a child under 12
Sorry, we have no data available. Please contact your doctor or pharmacist.
You Might Also Like
Are you currently using Cardene in Dextrose intravenous?
This survey is being conducted by the WebMD marketing sciences department.
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.