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    Anabar Capsule

    precautions

    What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Anabar Capsule to children or the elderly?

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    FDB Only When Necessary: AVAILABLE DATA SUGGEST NO KNOWN RISK; OTC PRODUCT, NO FDA PREGNANCY WARNINGS

    FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: SALICYLATES NOT RECOMMENDED ESPECIALLY IN 3RD TRIMESTER/NEAR TERM

    Only When Necessary: INSUFFICIENT HUMAN & ANIMAL DATA. FDA CATEGORY C IN MULTI-INGREDIENT PRODUCTS

    Nursing:

    Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAIL. MAY POSSIBLY CAUSE SEDATION/ANTIMUSCARINIC EFFECTS.

    Absolute Contraindication: ONE REPORT OF METABOL ACIDOSIS W/ASA;RISK OF REYE'S SYN W/VIRAL ILLNESS/FEVER

    No Known Risk: LOW LEVELS EXCRETED WITH LOW RISK FOR ADVERSE EFFECTS IN INFANT

    An adult over 60:

    management or monitoring precaution: General-Elderly have a higher incidence of systemic toxicities. Dose reduction may be needed.

    management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Anticholinergic effects may cause sedation, worsen cognitive impairment and increase fall risk. Non-sedating agents preferred. Gastrointestinal-May cause or worsen pre-existing constipation. Genitourinary-Best avoided in patients with urinary retention from any cause.

    management or monitoring precaution: Hepatic-Elderly are more susceptible to hepatotoxicity. Strict adherence to a maximum daily dose of 3000mg is advised.

    Giving Anabar capsule to a child under 12:

    management or monitoring precaution: Use weight based dosing in children less than 12 years.

    Contraindication: Possible CNS excitation and seizure risk in newborns.

    Severe Precaution: Do not use in viral illness due to possible increase risk of Reye syndrome.

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