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As a prescription antibiotic, linezolid (Zyvox®) is used to treat certain types of pneumonia and other bacterial infections. This medication comes in capsule, liquid suspension, and intravenous (IV) injection forms. Although generally well tolerated, it has been known to cause side effects, such as diarrhea, nausea, and headache. Before starting treatment, tell your healthcare provider about all your current medications and any other medical conditions you have, such as kidney disease or certain allergies.
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