What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Zestril to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; MANUFACTURER DOES NOT RECOMMEND
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Peak plasma levels and AUC may be up to 2 times higher in the elderly. Monitor closely for hypotension especially after dose increases. Renal-Monitor for increased serum creatinine. Metabolic-Monitor for and manage hyperkalemia.
Giving Zestril to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: No safety and efficacy data age < 6 years or in pediatric patients with GFR < 30 mL/minute /1.73m2.
CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.