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Linezolid (Apo) TM

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional. Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Active ingredients: linezolid

Pack: Linezolid (Apo) 600 mg tablet, 10, blister pack

Brand name


: APO-LINEZOLID linezolid 600 mg tablet blister pack

What this medicine is used for


Linezolid (intravenous or oral) is indicated for the treatment of suspected or proven infections due to Gram positive organisms resistant to multiple classes of antibiotics, including methicillin resistant Staphylococcus species and vancomycin resistant Enterococcus species. It is active against Gram-positive bacteria only and has no clinical activity against Gram-negative pathogens. Specific Gram-negative therapy is required if a concomitant Gram-negative pathogen is documented or suspected.

How to use this medicine


This medicine contains one component only.

Component :

  • Tablet, film coated
  • Oral
  • White coloured, oval shaped, biconvex, film-coated tablet with "APO" engraved on one side and "LIN600" on the other side.

Storage conditions


  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Protect from Light
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

Do I need a prescription ?


This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy ?


For the active ingredient linezolid

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at

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