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Who should not use Bacteriostatic NaCl?

Since Bacteriostatic NaCl is considered a Category C drug, it should not be given to pregnant women, unless a doctor believes it is warranted. Newborns also should not be given this drug, since studies have indicated that it may be toxic.

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