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    Bystolic

    precautions

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

    If you are:

    Pregnant:

    FDB Contraindicated or Not Recommended: FDA C; ANIMAL DATA SUGGEST RISK IN 2ND AND 3RD TRIMESTER; INSUFF. HUMAN DATA

    Nursing:

    Precaution: EXCRETED IN RAT STUDIES;NOT RECOMMENDED BY MANUFACTURER.

    An adult over 60:

    management or monitoring precaution: Renal-Drug clearance may be affected by CrCL<50 mL/min. Particularly consider lower starting doses and slower dose titration with CrCL<30 mL/min to minimize hypotension, dizziness and falls. Endocrine-Beta-blocker may mask the symptoms of hypoglycemia and thus require more frequent monitoring in some patients with diabetes.

    Giving Bystolic to a child under 12:

    management or monitoring precaution: No pediatric safety studies. Concerns of potential developmental toxicity.

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