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What class is amovicillin clavulanate?

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In brief: Antibiotic

Amoxicillin is in a class of medications called penicillin-like antibiotics.
It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Clavulanic acid is in a class of medications called beta-lactamase inhibitors. It works by preventing bacteria from destroying amoxicillin.

In brief: Antibiotic

Amoxicillin is in a class of medications called penicillin-like antibiotics.
It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Clavulanic acid is in a class of medications called beta-lactamase inhibitors. It works by preventing bacteria from destroying amoxicillin.
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