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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary: REPORT OF PROLONGED HYPOGLYCEMIA IN NEONATE WITH USE NEAR DELIVERY

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: MONITOR INFANT FOR POSSIBLE HYPOGLYCEMIA/JAUNDICE.

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Hypoglycemia may be more difficult to recognize. More neurologic symptoms.

Giving Tolbutamide to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy in children not established.