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Linezolid

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Linezolid Information

Linezolid Benefits & Uses

Linezolid is used to treat the following -

Linezolid Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Linezolid

Linezolid

Linezolid Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Linezolid is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Headache Mild
  3. Diarrhoea
  4. Anemia Moderate
  5. Rash
  6. Dizziness Mild
  7. Abdominal Pain Mild
  8. Vertigo Mild
  9. Increased Liver Enzymes
  10. Hypoglycemia (Low blood sugar level)

Linezolid Related Warnings

Is the use of Linezolid safe for pregnant women?

Linezolid may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Linezolid, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Linezolid safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Linezolid. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Linezolid on the Kidneys?

Linezolid rarely affects the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Linezolid on the Liver?

Linezolid is not harmful for the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Linezolid on the Heart?

Linezolid is not harmful for the heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Linezolid with Other Drugs

Linezolid should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Pseudoephedrine

Bupropion

Buspirone

Phenylephrine

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Rifampicin

    Paracetamol,Codeine

      Linezolid Contraindications

      If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Linezolid unless your doctor advises you to do so -

      1. Anemia
      2. Phenylketonuria (PKU)
      3. Hyperthyroidism
      4. Ulcerative Colitis
      5. Gastritis
      6. Diabetes
      7. Liver Disease
      8. Kidney Disease

      Frequently asked Questions about Linezolid

      Is this Linezolid habit forming or addictive?

      Linezolid does not cause addiction.

      No

      Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

      After taking Linezolid you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

      Dangerous

      Is it safe?

      Linezolid is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

      Is it able to treat mental disorders?

      There is no benefit of taking Linezolid for mental disorders.

      No

      Linezolid Interactions with Food and Alcohol

      Interaction between Food and Linezolid

      Taking certain foods and Linezolid together may have severe side effects. Talk to your doctor about it.

      Severe

      Interaction between Alcohol and Linezolid

      Information about the interaction of Linezolid and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

      Unknown

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      References

      1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zyvox ® (linezolid)
      2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 758
      3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 778-781