Were you looking for information about Zyvox? Zyvax is a common misspelling of Zyvox.
Zyvox® (linezolid) is a brand-name antibiotic used for treating certain types of pneumonia, skin infections, and soft tissue infections. It is also used to treat certain infections that are resistant to treatment with another antibiotic, vancomycin (Vancocin®).
This drug is generally taken twice a day, with each course of treatment lasting between 10 and 28 days. Some of the most common side effects reported with this product include nausea, headache, and diarrhea.
(To learn more about this medication, click Zyvox. This article describes how it works and provides information on dosing guidelines and safety issues to be aware of. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)