What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Myambutol to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • FDA C (unknown human fetal risk; assess risk/benefit):

If you are NURSING

  • No Known Risk: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST AMOUNT EXCRETED IS MINIMAL WITH NO RESULTING ADV EFFECTS

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: May need to adjust dosage

Giving Myambutol to a child under 12

  • management or monitoring precaution: Monitor visual acuity and red-green color discrimination. Weigh risk-benefit with very young children.

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