What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Naltrexone HCL to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN DATA; RAT STUDIES SHOW EARLY FETAL LOSS AT 5 TIMES HUMAN DOSE

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL AMNT EXCRETED; W/NO KNOWN INFANT ADVERSE EFFECTS

If you are an adult over 60

Giving Naltrexone HCL to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: No safety and efficacy established in pediatrics. Post-marketing reports of suicide in adults.

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