Renal function as a predictor of linezolid-induced thrombocytopenia

Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2009 Jan;33(1):98-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2008.07.002. Epub 2008 Sep 14.
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Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Acetamides / adverse effects*
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Anti-Infective Agents / adverse effects*
  • Blood Urea Nitrogen
  • Creatinine / blood*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Kidney Function Tests* / methods
  • Linezolid
  • Male
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus / drug effects*
  • Oxazolidinones / adverse effects*
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Staphylococcal Infections / drug therapy*
  • Staphylococcal Infections / microbiology
  • Thrombocytopenia / chemically induced*
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Acetamides
  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Oxazolidinones
  • Creatinine
  • Linezolid