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Zyvox® (linezolid) is a prescription antibiotic used to treat certain types of pneumonia. It can also be used to treat certain types of skin infections, as well as other serious infections caused by bacteria.
This drug belongs to the oxazolidinone class of antibiotics. It works by attaching to bacterial ribosomes (ribosomes are parts of cells that make protein).
Possible side effects include headache, diarrhea, and nausea. However, not everyone who uses it will develop side effects. In fact, most people are able to take this drug without problems.
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