If you are:
Only When Necessary: REPORTS OF INFANT ADVERSE EFFECTS INCLUDE TACHYCARDIA, FEVER, LETHARGY
Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; LONG TERM USE MAY DECREASE MILK PRODUCTION
An adult over 60:
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.
Giving scopolamine HBr tablet to a child under 12:
Contraindication: More sensitive to adverse effects. Avoid use for cough and cold symptoms.
Severe Precaution: Infants and children are more sensitive to anticholinergic and adverse effects.