What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Bumetanide Vial to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Only When Necessary:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; MAY SUPPRESS LACTATION
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Elderly are more sensitive to hypotensive effects. Avoid over diuresis. Metabolic-Elderly are more sensitive to drug induced electrolyte loss. Monitor serum potassium and magnesium.
Giving Bumetanide Vial to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Caution in hyperbilirubinemia. Slower elimination with underlying respiratory disorder.