What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Atropine SULFATE Ointment to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Only When Necessary:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: UNKNOWN IF OPHTH PRODUCT IS EXCRETED.
If you are an adult over 60
Giving Atropine SULFATE Ointment to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Not recommended due to risk of developing amblyopia. Hold feedings for four hours after use. Use 0.5% concentration in small infants.
- management or monitoring precaution: Caution advised. More susceptible to systemic effects. Limit duration of use.
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.