Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Timentin
  2. Timentin Novaplus


Ticarcillin and clavulanate combination is used to treat bacterial infections in many different parts of the body.

Ticarcillin and clavulanate combination is an antibiotic that belongs to the group of medicines known as penicillins and beta-lactamase inhibitors. It works by killing the bacteria or preventing their growth. However, this medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

This medicine was to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor.

The ticarcillin/clavulanate combination was withdrawn from the United States market on February 9, 2015.