General Spectrum of Activity
Targeted or empiric therapy for gram positive infections including skin and soft tissue, and pneumonia.
Covers MRSA and VRE.
Monitor CBC weekly; blood pressure; signs and symptoms of serotonin syndrome.
Perform visual function tests for therapy >3 months or if symptoms develop during therapy.
Antimicrobial class: Oxazolidinone
Pregnancy category: C
Average serum half life: 5 hours
CSF penetration: Therapeutic
Lung penetration: Therapeutic
Urine penetration: Therapeutic