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What are the side effects of Zyvox?

Some of the more minor side effects of Zyvox include diarrhea, upset stomach, constipation, rash, dizziness, headache, fever, vomiting, and insomnia. More serious side effects may include severe diarrhea, signs of infection, abnormal bleeding or bruising, low energy, and pale skin. Some people who take Zyvox develop a serious condition called lactic acidosis. Symptoms of this potentially life-threatening side effect include difficulty breathing, nausea followed by vomiting, stomach pain, abnormal heart rate, dizziness, muscle weakness or pain, weakness, tiredness, and numbness in the arms and legs. Seek medical attention immediately if you develop any of these symptoms.

 

 

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