What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Irbesartan to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: FETAL DEATH/MORBIDITY W/USE IN 2ND & 3RD TRIMESTER, STOP WHEN PREGNANCY DETECTED
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA; EXCRETED IN RATS
If you are an adult over 60
Giving Irbesartan to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: Efficacy not demonstrated for lowering blood pressure in pediatric trials. Not studied age < 6 years.
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