If you are:
Only When Necessary: ONLY AVAILABLE IN COMBINATION PRODUCTS THAT ARE ASSIGNED FDA CATEGORY C.
Only When Necessary: EVIDENCE FOR MALFORMATIONS; CAN REDUCE UTERINE BLOOD FLOW CAUSING FETAL HYPOXIA
Only When Necessary:
Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE.
Precaution: ORAL BIOAVAILABILITY LOW; INFANT EXPOSURE MAY BE MINIMAL
Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Elderly are more sensitive to tachycardia and hypertensive effects. May exacerbate symptomatic coronary insufficiency. Genitourinary-May cause urinary retention. Neuro/Psych-May worsen cognitive impairment in some elderly with dementia. Insomnia risk.
Giving Donatussin Liquid to a child under 12:
Severe Precaution: No established efficacy for cough and cold products age < 2 years. Do not use unless directed by clinician consultation.
Contraindication: Risk of CNS effects. Not recommended age < 6 years unless clinician consult.
Contraindication: Risk of CNS excitation. Do not use age <6 years without clinician consult.