Who should not take Zyvox Solution, Intravenous Piggyback?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:


  • diarrhea from an infection with Clostridium difficile bacteria
  • pheochromocytoma
  • thyrotoxicosis
  • a disorder with excess antidiuretic hormone called syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
  • carcinoid syndrome
  • low amount of sodium in the blood
  • increased blood acidity due to high levels of lactic acid
  • a type of blood disorder with a decrease in all types of blood cells called pancytopenia
  • decreased function of bone marrow
  • anemia
  • decreased blood platelets
  • low levels of white blood cells
  • serotonin syndrome, a type of disorder with high serotonin levels
  • a painful condition that affects the nerves in the legs and arms called peripheral neuropathy
  • optic neuropathy, a disease of the optic nerve
  • high blood pressure
  • seizures
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