What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Flagyl to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
- Requires a Risk/Benefit Assessment:
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: MANFACT. STATES MAY DISCARD BREAST MILK DURING & FOR 24 HRS AFTER TREATMENT.
If you are an adult over 60
- Management or Monitoring Precaution: Hepatic-May need to decrease dose with decreased hepatic function. Monitor for adverse events.
Giving Flagyl to a child under 12
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.