Clindamycin vs Linezolid for MRSA

Clindamycin
Linezolid
Other name: Cleocin Cleocin
Other name: Zyvox Zyvox
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
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No score available
Helpfulness
for MRSA
4.0
Concern level
1.9
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Method of use:
Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Clindamycin International Nonproprietary Name is a lincosamides antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic organism bacteria but can also be used to treat some protozoal diseases, such as malaria. It is a common topical treatment ...
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Linezolid (International Nonproprietary Name) is a synthetic antibiotic used for the treatment of serious infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria that are antibiotic resistance to several other antibiotics. A member of the 2-Oxazolidone class of dru...
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Top Concerns
Cli
Allergy
10
Diarrhea
7
Nausea
3
Peeling
2
Dry Skin
2
Depression
2
Hyperpigmentation
2
Irritability
2
Headaches
2
Stomach Pain
2
Top Concerns
Lin
Allergy
5
Serotonin Syndrome
4
Wounds
2
Neuropathy
2
Metastatic Breast Cancer
1
Nephrotoxicity
1
Diabetes
1
Thrombocytopenia
1
Depression
1
Nausea
1
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1
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Cli
Lin
2
0
Dry Skin
Cli
Lin
2
0
Depression
Cli
Lin
2
1
Hyperpigmentation
Cli
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2
0
Irritability
Cli
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2
0
Headaches
Cli
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2
0
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Cli
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2
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Allergy
Lin
Cli
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10
Serotonin Syndrome
Lin
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4
0
Wounds
Lin
Cli
2
0
Neuropathy
Lin
Cli
2
0
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Lin
Cli
1
0
Nephrotoxicity
Lin
Cli
1
0
Diabetes
Lin
Cli
1
0
Thrombocytopenia
Lin
Cli
1
0
Depression
Lin
Cli
1
2
Nausea
Lin
Cli
1
3
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About Clindamycin
Clindamycin International Nonproprietary Name is a lincosamides antibiotic. It is usually used to treat infections with anaerobic organism bacteria but can also be used to treat some protozoal diseases, such as malaria. It is a common topical treatment ...
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Clindamycin
About Linezolid
Linezolid (International Nonproprietary Name) is a synthetic antibiotic used for the treatment of serious infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria that are antibiotic resistance to several other antibiotics. A member of the 2-Oxazolidone class of dru...
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Linezolid
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