If you are:
Only When Necessary: NEONATAL WITHDRAWAL/RESP.DEPRESS. W/CHRONIC OR HIGH DOSE; SMALL TERATOGENIC RISK
Precaution: AMOUNT EXCRETED NOT LIKELY TO BE CLINICALLY SIGNIFICANT.
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: General-Dose reduce in the elderly since drug clearance may be reduced. Monitor post-operative recovery which may be more prolonged. Neuro/Psych-Risk for increased confusion and delirium. May increased fall risk.
Giving alfentanil HCL Ampul to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: Potential increased sensitivity to effects, adverse CNS effects and respiratory depression.