Review: could Linezolid cause Skin Test Positive?


Skin test positive is reported only by a few people who take Linezolid. We study 2,405 people who have side effects while taking Linezolid from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Skin test positive. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin test positive and more.

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Linezolid has active ingredients of linezolid. It is often used in infection. (latest outcomes from Linezolid 3,439 users)

Skin Test Positive

Skin test positive has been reported by people with high blood pressure, epilepsy, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, anaesthesia (latest reports from 848 Skin test positive patients).

On Oct, 22, 2016

2,405 people reported to have side effects when taking Linezolid.
Among them, 1 person (0.04%) has Skin Test Positive

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Linezolid cause Skin test positive?

Gender of people who have Skin Test Positive when taking Linezolid *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Skin Test Positive when taking Linezolid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 100 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Wound Infection (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Metronidazole (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Methylprednisolone (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Meropenem (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Ketoprofen (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Clindamycin (1 person, 100.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Renal Failure (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Rash Generalised (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Pyrexia (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Prurigo (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Paraesthesia (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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