- Doxycycline Hyclate 100Mg
- Ofloxacin–Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Amx (Amoxicillin)
- Penicillin G Potassium
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Zyvox* used for?
Generic for Zyvox* (Linezolid) is an oral antibiotic drug used to treat bacterial infections such as pneumonia, skin infections, and certain serious bacterial infections that are resistant to other antibiotics. Linezolid works by stopping the growth of bacteria. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Zyvox*?
The dosage of Generic for Zyvox* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Generic for Zyvox* can be taken with or without food.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Zyvox*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to take Generic for Zyvox* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Zyvox*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Zyvox*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Zyvox*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Zyvox*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Zyvox*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Zyvox* can interact with tricyclic antidepressants.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Zyvox*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Zyvox* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Zyvox* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Zyvox* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Zyvox* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Zyvox* can cause side effects such as dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, and sleep problems. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Zyvox*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Zyvox*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Zyvox* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Zyvox*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Zyvox*?
How will Generic for Zyvox* work in my body?
How should Generic for Zyvox* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Zyvox* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Zyvox* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.