What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Penicillin G Procaine Syringe to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- FDA B (no known animal fetal risk. Unknown human fetal risk):
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: MAY CAUSE SENSITIZATION, DIARRHEA OR RASH IN NURSING INFANT.
If you are an adult over 60
- Management or Monitoring Precaution: May need to adjust dosage
Giving Penicillin G Procaine Syringe to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Rare risk of methemoglobinemia age < 6 months. Monitor closely.
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