What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Quinine Sulfate to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Only When Necessary: REPORTS OF HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA IN G-6-PD DEFICIENT INFANTS
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: EXPOSURE NOT REC IN G-6-PD DEFICIENT INFANTS, SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS POSSIBLE
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Malaria treatment use only. Not approved and not recommended for leg cramps. Risk of severe hematologic toxicity, QT prolongation and other arrhythmias.
Giving Quinine Sulfate to a child under 12
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