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Coreg

precautions

What should I know regarding pregnancy, nursing and administering Coreg to children or the elderly?

If you are:

Pregnant:

FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: FDA C, REPORTS OF INTRAUTERINE GROWTH RETARD;MONITOR FETUS/INFANT FOR B-BLOCKADE

Nursing:

Precaution: EXCRET IN RAT STUDIES;MONITOR FOR SIGNS OF B-BLOCKADE:BRADYCARDIA,HYPOTENSION

An adult over 60:

Precaution: (SOM)MINIMIZE DOSE TO DECR.DIZZINESS/FALLS; PLASMA LEVELS 50% HIGHER

Giving Coreg to a child under 12:

Warning: EFFICACY NOT ESTABLISHED AGE < 18 YEARS.

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