What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Cytomel to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDB Only When Necessary: AVAILABLE HUMAN DATA SHOW NO INCREASED RISK FOR MAJOR BIRTH DEFECTS.
If you are NURSING
- No Known Risk: NO ADVERSE EFFECT IN EUTHYROID INFANT;MAY MASK SYMPTOMS OF HYPOTHYROIDISM
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Increased risk of toxic reactions with impaired renal function
Giving Cytomel to a child under 12
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