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Brand: Zyvoxid, Linospan, Linox, Lizolid. Generic: lin EZ oh lid.

Zyvox (linezolid)

Zyvox is an antibiotic medication which is used in the treatment of infections which cannot be treated by normal antibiotics. Zyvox is usually prescribed by the physician in the case of vancomycinresistant Enterococcus faecium infection, community-acquired or hospital acquired pneumonia, multi drug resistant pneumonia, complicated & uncomplicated skin & skin structure infections.

Composition of Zyvox

Zyvox Injections, tablets, &oral suspension contains linezolid, which happens to be a synthetic antibacterial oxazolidinone class agent.

Zyvox Injection is supplied in the form of ready-for-use sterile isotonic solution used for intravenous infusion. Each ml of this solution contains 2 mg of linezolid. The inactive Inactive ingredients of Zyvox are:

  • sodium citrate
  • citric acid
  • dextrose in an aqueous solution
Zyvox is an antibiotic medication which is used in the treatment of infections

Zyvox tablet for oral administration has around 600 mg of linezolid and is a film-coated compressed tablet. The Inactive ingredients in the tablet include:

  • magnesium stearate
  • corn starch
  • hydroxypropylcellulose
  • polyethylene glycol
  • Sodium starch glycolate
  • hypromellose
  • titanium dioxide
  • carnauba wax
  • microcrystalline cellulose

Zyvox oral Suspension which is supplied as an orange flavoured granular powder contains 100 mg of linezolid in a 5 mlsolution. The Inactive ingredients in the suspension include:

  • carboxymethylcellulose sodium
  • Sucrose
  • citric acid
  • sodium citrate
  • microcrystalline cellulose
  • xanthan gum
  • aspartame
  • colloidal silicon dioxide
  • mannitol
  • sodium benzoate
  • sodium chloride
  • flavors

Uses of Zyvox

Zyvoxis an antibiotic which is used in fighting the bacteria of the body. Zyvox is also used in the treatment of diseases like pneumonia, skin infections, & infections offering resistance to other antibiotics.

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Side effects of Zyvox

Zyvox tends to show the following side effects:

  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Swelling on the face, lips, tongue and throat
  • Pale skin
  • Shortness of breath
  • Feeling light headed
  • fast, irregular, or racing heartbeat or pulse
  • trouble in concentrating
  • bloody or watery diarrhea
  • Vision problem
  • Changes in the color vision
  • Hallucination
  • Fever
  • Agitation
  • Loss of coordination
  • Nausea
  • Over exertion
  • Loss of co ordination
  • Fainting
  • easy bruising
  • unusual bleeding of nose, mouth, rectum or vagina
  • purple or red point spots under the skin
  • muscle pain or weakness
  • numbness or cold feeling in arms & legs
  • nausea with vomiting
  • feeling weak or tired.

The common side effects of Zyvox include:

  • vaginal discharge
  • mild diarrhea
  • mild nausea
  • mild skin rash
  • headache
  • constipation
  • sleep problems (insomnia)
  • Dizziness

Contraindications of Zyvox

One should not take Zyvoxmedication if they are suffering from the allergy which might get triggered due to linezolid or some other component of the medicine. It should also be avoided by patients who are taking medications for increasing the blood pressure or taking certain antidepressants.

Zyvox and pregnancy

The drug has been assigned by the FDA to the pregnancy category C which means that animal studies have either shown a contrary effect & there are no satisfactory results in case of pregnant women or animal studies have not been conducted & there are no satisfactory results in case of pregnant women. The drug is only prescribed to the patient during pregnancy only if the benefits outweigh the risks involved.

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