What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering PROPAFENONE HCL to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Not Recommended:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: EXCRETION OCCURS IN HUMANS, MANUFACTURER SUGGESTS CAUTION
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Active metabolites excreted. No renal dosing information available. Slow dose escalation in initial treatment. Monitor overdose symptoms: hypotension, somnolence, bradycardia, intra-atrial and ventricular conduction disturbances. Hepatic-Highly metabolized. Decrease by 20-30% for hepatic impairment. Cardiovascular-Progressive AV block and QRS widening observed with increasing doses. Avoid use in patients with sick sinus syndrome.
Giving Haloperidol to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: No safety and efficacy established in pediatrics.
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