Azzouz A, and Preuss CV. "Linezolid". StatPearls. Treasure Island (FL), StatPearls Publishing Copyright © 2020, StatPearls Publishing LLC.
Linezolid is a synthetic oxazolidinone antimicrobial drug. It is indicated for gram-positive infections and approved for the treatment of bacterial pneumonia, skin and skin structure infections, and vancomycin-resistant enterococcal (VRE) infections, including infections complicated by bacteremia. Linezolid does not have approval for the treatment of gram-negative infections, catheter-related bloodstream infections, or catheter site infections.