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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended:

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: POOR EXCRETION; MONITOR FOR GI FLORA CHANGES (DIARRHEA, CANDIDIASIS)

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Monitor renal function and drug levels. Hearing loss is possible even with normal peak and trough levels.

Giving Haloperidol to a child under 12

  • Severe Precaution: Caution in prematures and neonates due to renal immaturity.
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