Active Ingredient(s):Linezolid FDA Approved: * April 18, 2000 Pharm Company: *PHARMACIA AND UPJOHN Category:Antibiotics
Linezolid is an antibiotic used for the treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria that are resistant to other antibiotics. Linezolid is active against most Gram-positive bacteria that cause disease, including streptococci, vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE), and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The main uses are infections of the skin and pneumonia although it may be used for a va...
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