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Medicine Compliance Aid Stability

ZyvoxPfizer Ltd

Pfizer Ltd
Tablets 600mg
A2 · Amber 2No stability data is available, the manufacturer does not, or cannot recommend use in CAs but there are no theoretical concerns with the product.
No special precautions for storage
No special precautions for storage
1 April 2015

Lactation Safety Information

Alternative microbiologically appropriate antibiotic
Very limited published evidence of safety shows low levels in milk
Monitor infant for gastrointestinal symptoms
Used in full-term neonates from birth
31 July 2020