What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Tygacil Vial to Children or the Elderly?
If you are PREGNANT
If you are NURSING
- Precaution: POSSIBLE TOOTH DISCOLORATION & RESTRICTED BONE GROWTH WITH PROLONGED USE
If you are an adult over 60
Giving Tygacil Vial to a child under 12
- Severe Precaution: Avoid use in pediatric patients unless no alternative is available. Review dosing guidelines when required. Risk of increased mortality seen in adult trials. Pediatric safety and efficacy not established.
- Severe Precaution: Avoid use in pediatric patients unless no alternative is available. Review dosing guidelines when required. Risk of increased mortality seen in adult trials. May cause tooth discoloration in children < 8 years. Pediatric safety and efficacy not established.
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.