What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Diethylpropion HCL ER to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Possibly Safe:
If you are NURSING
- Absolute Contraindication: CONTRAINDICATED PER HALE; OBSERVE FOR POSSIBLE AGITATION,ANOREXIA
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Limited usage in the elderly. Contraindicated in severe hypertension, coronary insufficiency or peripheral vascular disease. Renal-Predominant renal clearance. Neuro/Psych-May worsen insomnia. Ocular-Contraindicated in patients with glaucoma.
Giving Diethylpropion HCL ER to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Not recommended for children under 12 years. Safety and efficacy not established.
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