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ticarcillin/clavulanate potassium - injection, Timentin

GENERIC NAME: TICARCILLIN/CLAVULANATE POTASSIUM - INJECTION (tie-kar-SILL-in/KLAV-you-la-nate poh-tass-ee-um)

BRAND NAME(S): Timentin

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USES: This medication is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. This medication is a combination of 2 drugs. Ticarcillin is a penicillin-type antibiotic that works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Clavulanate potassium is an enzyme inhibitor (beta-lactamase inhibitor) that helps the ticarcillin work better.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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