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

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended:
  • Not Recommended:

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: UNLIKELY CLINICALLY SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT EXCRETED WITH INHAL/NASAL ADMIN
  • Precaution: OBSERVE FOR TREMORS & EXCITEMENT ESPECIALLY WITH ORAL USE.

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Urogenital-Use caution in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia; may decrease urinary flow and cause urinary retention. Other-Use caution in elderly with narrow angle glaucoma. Gastrointestinal-Anticholinergic effects may worsen constipation in predisposed elderly.
  • management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Use caution in severe cardiovascular diseases, particularly coronary insufficiency, since beta-agonists increase heart rate and blood pressure. Endocrine-Use caution in poorly controlled hyperthyroidism or diabetes.

Giving Haloperidol to a child under 12

  • Severe Precaution: Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics. Indicated for COPD associated bronchospasm.

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