What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Pentolair Drops to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary:

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: MAY BE SYSTEMICALLY ABSORBED.

If you are an adult over 60

Giving Pentolair Drops to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Risk of psychotic and behavioral changes. Increased risk with 2% concentration.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Feeding intolerance reported, therefore hold feeding for 4 hours after ophthalmic examination. Do not use concentration higher than 0.5% in small infants.

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