What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Toprol XL to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Only When Necessary: REPORTS OF INTRAUTERINE GROWTH RETARDATION; MONITOR FETUS/INFANT HEART RATE
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST MINIMAL EXCRETION; MONITOR FOR BRADYCARDIA & HYPOTENSION
If you are an adult over 60
- management or monitoring precaution: Cardiovascular-Minimize dose to decrease dizziness and falls. Worsening cardiac failure may occur during up-titration of beta-blockers.
Giving Toprol XL to a child under 12
- management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy not established in pediatrics age < 6 years.
CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.