What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Clindamycin In D5W Piggyback to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Requires a Risk/Benefit Assessment:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: GI FLORA CHANGES POSSIBLE; MONITOR INFANT FOR DIARRHEA
If you are an adult over 60
Giving Clindamycin In D5W Piggyback to a child under 12
- Management or Monitoring Precaution: Monitor hepatic, renal function and bowel frequency.
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