What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering MIDAZOLAM-0.9% Nacl Syringe to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Not Recommended: INSUFF HUMAN DATA; POSSIBLE RISK OF CONGENITAL MALFORMATIONS W/ BENZODIAZEPINES

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA AVAILABLE; MANUFACTURER RECOMMENDS CAUTION

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: General-Elderly at increase risk for hypoxia, respiratory and cardiac arrest. Use reduced dosages and administer with extreme caution.

Giving MIDAZOLAM-0.9% Nacl Syringe to a child under 12

  • Severe Precaution: Increased risk of hypotension, seizure with rapid injection. Monitor respiration. Decreased clearance.
  • Severe Precaution: Respiratory depression risk increases with concurrent opiate use. Use weight based dosing. Monitor closely.