Penicillins and Beta-Lactamase Inhibitors (Systemic)
Once a medicine has been approved
for marketing for a certain use, experience may show that it is also useful
for other medical problems. Although these uses are not included in product
labeling, penicillins and beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations are used in
certain patients with the following medical conditions:
Amoxicillin and clavulanate combination
Ampicillin and sulbactam combination
Ticarcillin and clavulanate combination
Certain surgeries, such as colorectal surgery, abdominal hysterectomy,
and high-risk cesarean section: This medicine is sometimes used to prevent
infection from these surgical procedures.
Other than the above information, there is no additional information relating
to proper use, precautions, or side effects for these uses.