What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Hyophen to Children or the Elderly?
If you are pregnant Not Recommended: Not Recommended: Not Recommended: Not Recommended: Not Recommended:
If you are nursing Precaution: MANUFACTURER DOES NOT REC DURING TREATMENT AND FOR 8 DAYS AFTER LAST DOSE Precaution: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE Precaution: ONE REPORT OF METABOL ACIDOSIS W/ASA;RISK OF REYE'S SYN W/VIRAL ILLNESS/FEVER Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL AMOUNTS EXCRETED INTO BREASTMILK. Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST LOW EXCRETION WITH NO KNOWN INFANT ADVERSE EFFECTS
If you are an adult over 60 management or monitoring precaution: General-Elderly have a higher incidence of systemic toxicities. Dose reduction may be needed. management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Anticholinergic effects may cause sedation, worsen cognitive impairment and increase fall risk. Non-sedating agents preferred. Gastrointestinal-Avoid with gastrointestinal ileus. May cause or worsen pre-existing constipation. Genitourinary-Best avoided in patients with urinary retention from any cause.
Pediatric use Severe Precaution: Do not use in viral illness due to possible increased risk of Reye syndrome. Severe Precaution: Infants and children are more sensitive to anticholinergic and adverse effects. Severe Precaution: Do not use in viral illness due to possible increased risk of Reye syndrome.
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.