LINID IV 600MG INFUSION

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Generic : Linezolid (600mg)

Treatment : Severe bacterial infections

Pack size  : 300 Ml (Bottle)

Manufacturer : Zydus Cadila

Made In : INDIA

UNIT PRICE

$14.23

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PRODUCT INTRODUCTION

Linid IV 600mg Infusion is an antibiotic medicine used in the treatment of severe bacterial infections. It is used to treat infections of the lungs (pneumonia), skin, and soft tissues.

Linid IV 600mg Infusion is given as a drip (intravenous infusion) or as an injection under the supervision of a healthcare professional. It should be used regularly at evenly spaced time intervals as prescribed by your doctor. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Stopping the medicine too early may lead to the infection returning or worsening.

Before using it, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have any kidney or liver problems. You should also let your doctor know all other medicines you are taking as they may affect, or be affected by this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctor before using it.

 

BENEFITS OF LINID INFUSION

In Treatment of Severe bacterial infections

Linid IV 600mg Infusion works by killing bacteria which can cause serious infections. It is used to treat many different types of bacterial infections such as infections of lungs (pneumonia), skin, and soft tissues. This medicine usually makes you feel better very quickly but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

 

HOW TO USE LINID INFUSION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self-administer.

 

HOW LINID INFUSION WORKS

Linid IV 600mg Infusion is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

 

SAFETY ADVICE

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Alcohol

UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Linid IV 600mg Infusion.
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Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Linid IV 600mg Infusion may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
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Breast feeding

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Linid IV 600mg Infusion is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
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Driving

UNSAFE
Linid IV 600mg Infusion may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
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Kidney

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Linid IV 600mg Infusion is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Linid IV 600mg Infusion is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver

CAUTION
Linid IV 600mg Infusion should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Linid IV 600mg Infusion may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Linid IV 600mg Infusion in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.

 

INTERACTION WITH DRUGS

  • PSEUDOEPHEDRINE
  • SALBUTAMOL
  • TERBUTALINE
  • FENOTEROL
  • PHENELZINE
  • ISOCARBOXAZID
  • SELEGILINE
  • MOCLOBEMIDE
  • SUMATRIPTAN
  • ZOLPIDEM
  • EPINEPHRINE
  • NOREPINEPHRINE
  • PETHIDINE
  • BUSPIRONE
  • WARFARIN
  • RIFAMPICIN

 

WHAT IF YOU FORGET TO TAKE LINID INFUSION?

If you miss a dose of Linid IV 600mg Infusion, consult your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS

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Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Linid

  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Decreased blood cells (red cells, white cells, and platelets)
  • Diarrhea

FAQ's

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Q. Can the use of Linid IV 600mg Infusion cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Linid IV 600mg Infusion can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. What foods should I avoid while taking Linid IV 600mg Infusion?

You should avoid taking large quantities of food that contain high tyramine in it. Foods that are fermented, cured, aged or spoiled contain high amount of tyramine e.g cheese, red wine, pickle, over ripe fruits etc. Consuming tyramine while taking Linid IV 600mg Infusion can result in elevation of blood pressure, which may result in an emergency situation.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Pack size  – 300 ml

pack form  – infusion

MORE INFORMATION

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 Information Leaflet

Always read the patient information leaflet before commencing treatment.

Important: We advise you to always read the patient information leaflet inside the medication box, as the generic medication may not always entirely match the patient information leaflet listed. Please contact us if you have any questions.

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