What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Sanctura to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Only When Necessary: DECREASED SURVIVAL OF FETAL RATS AT 10X EXPECTED HUMAN EXPOSURE.
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: EXCRETION IN RATS (LESS THAN 1%) MANUF STATES, WEIGH RISK VS. BENEFIT
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Anticholinergic effects may cause sedation, worsen cognitive impairment and increase fall risk. High risk of delirium. Lower dose for age greater than 75. Gastrointestinal-May cause or worsen pre-existing constipation. Urogenital-Best avoided in patients with urinary retention from any cause. Renal-Adjust dosage frequency for CrCL < 30 mL/min.
Giving Sanctura to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics.
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