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    Voriconazole

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Voriconazole to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    Not Recommended: INSUFF HUMAN DATA; ANIMAL DATA SUGG DEV TOX AT DOSES LESS THAN 10 TIMES MRHD

    Nursing:

    Absolute Contraindication: POTENTIAL TOXICITY,ESP IN NEONATES;MOLECULAR WT LOW ENOUGH FOR POSS EXCRETION

    Giving voriconazole to a child under 12:

    management or monitoring precaution: Increased risk of phototoxicity. Use photoprotection during and post treatment. Fluorosis and periostitis reported.

    management or monitoring precaution: Increased risk of phototoxicity. Potential adverse effects on bone development. No safety and efficacy established age <12 years.

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