Zyvox

Zyvox Description

linezolid

Manufacturer:

Pfizer
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Description
Each film-coated tablet also contains the following inactive ingredients: Cornstarch, microcrystalline cellulose, hydroxypropylcellulose, sodium starch glycolate, magnesium stearate, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, polyethylene glycol, titanium dioxide and carnauba wax. Each tablet has a sodium content of 2.92 mg (0.1 mEq).
Zyvox injection also contains the following inactive ingredients: Sodium citrate, citric acid and dextrose in an aqueous vehicle. The sodium content is 0.38 mg/mL (5 mEq/300-mL bag, 3.3 mEq/200-mL bag and 1.7 mEq/100-mL bag).
Linezolid, a synthetic antibacterial agent of the oxazolidinone class, is (S)-N-[[3-[3-fluoro-4-(4-morpholinyl)phenyl]-2-oxo-5-oxazolidinyl] methyl]-acetamide. The empirical formula is C16H20FN3O4 and the molecular weight is 337.35.
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