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Lizolid 600 MG Tablet 10

Lizolid 600 MG Tablet 10

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    • Rs. 299.00

    Uses :

    Linezolid is used to treat the infections caused by bacteria.

    Mode of drug action


    Linezolid acts by blocking the synthesis of the proteins required for the normal functioning of the bacteria.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of linezolid are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, headache, and anemia.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Lizolid should not be taken if the patient is allergic to any of the ingredients in it.

    • Foods like aged cheese or meat, soy sauce, pickled, fermented or smoked meat, sauerkraut, tap beer or red wine should be avoided as these may contain tyramine that reacts with the medicine.

    • The doctor should be informed if the patient is pregnant, planning for a pregnancy or is breast feeding.

    • Lizolid should not be taken if the patient has taken a drug called MAO inhibitor ( like isocarboxazid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, and tranylcypromine)in the past 14 days. A severe form of drug reaction might occur.

    What else should I know?

    1. Does linezolid cause drowsiness? Yes. Linezolid is known to cause drowsiness as a less common side effect.

    2. Can I take linezolid to treat common cold? No. Linezolid does not treat common cold which is caused by a virus. It can only treat bacterial infections.

    3. How to take the linezolid tablet? Take the linezolid tablets either with or without food, at the same time each day.

    4. What to do in the case of an overdose with linezolid? Immediately call up for medical help in the case of an overdose with linezolid.

    5. How to store linezolid tablets? Store the linezolid tablets in a moisture free environment, away from heat and light.

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