What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Urimax Tablet, Delayed Release (Enteric Coated) to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended: SERIOUS FETAL/NEONATAL ADVERSE EFFECTS WITH INTRA-AMNIOTIC ADMIN
  • Only When Necessary:
  • Only When Necessary:
  • FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: SALICYLATES NOT RECOMMENDED ESPECIALLY IN 3RD TRIMESTER/NEAR TERM

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; SHOULD NOT BE USED IF INFANT HAS G6PD DEFICIENCY
  • Absolute Contraindication: ONE REPORT OF METABOL ACIDOSIS W/ASA;RISK OF REYE'S SYN W/VIRAL ILLNESS/FEVER
  • Precaution: TRACE AMT EXCRETED,NOT RECOM PER MFR;NEONATES SENSITIVE TO ANTICHLOLINERGICS
  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE

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-May cause or worsen pre-existing constipation. Genitourinary-Best avoided in patients with urinary retention from any cause.

Giving Urimax Tablet, Delayed Release (Enteric Coated) to a child under 12

  • 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.
  • Contraindication: Do not use in viral illness due to possible increased risk of Reye syndrome.

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