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In some countries, this medicine may only be approved for veterinary use.

In the US, Ticarcillin (clavulanate/ticarcillin systemic) is a member of the drug class antipseudomonal penicillins and is used to treat Bone infection, Febrile Neutropenia, Intraabdominal Infection, Joint Infection, Kidney Infections, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, Peritonitis, Pneumonia, Septicemia, Skin or Soft Tissue Infection and Urinary Tract Infection.

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ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)


CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)


Chemical Formula


Molecular Weight


Therapeutic Category

Beta-lactam antibacterial: Penicillin with extended spectrum

Chemical Names

N-(2-carboxy-3,3-dimetyl-7-oxo-4-tia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]hept-6-yl)-3-tiophenemalonamic acid (WHO)

4-tia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylic acid, 6-[(carboxy-3-tienylacetyl)amino]-3,3-dimetyl-7-oxo-, [2S-2α,5α,6β(S*)]-

Foreign Names

  • Ticarcillinum (Latin)
  • Ticarcillin (German)
  • Ticarcilline (French)
  • Ticarcilina (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

  • Ticarpen
    GlaxoSmithKline, Tunisia
  • Timentin (Ticarcillin and Clavulanic Acid)
    GlaxoSmithKline, Vietnam
  • Ticarcin (Ticarcillin and Clavulanic Acid)
    Shanxi C & Y, Philippines
  • Ticarpen
    GlaxoSmithKline Laboratoire Pharmaceutique, France
  • Ticillin (veterinary use)
    Zoetis, United States
  • Timentin (Ticarcillin and Clavulanic Acid)
    Biopharma S.R.L, Israel; GlaxoSmithKline, Australia; GlaxoSmithKline, Brazil; GlaxoSmithKline, Canada; GlaxoSmithKline, China; GlaxoSmithKline, Greece; GlaxoSmithKline, Hong Kong; GlaxoSmithKline, New Zealand; GlaxoSmithKline, Romania; GlaxoSmithKline, Taiwan; GlaxoSmithKline, United States; GlaxoSmithKline Laboratoire Pharmaceutique, France; GlaxoSmithKline UK, United Kingdom
  • A Le Xian (Ticarcillin and Clavulanic Acid)
    The United Laboratories Ltd, China
  • Lieqi (Ticarcillin and Clavulanic Acid)
    General Sanyang Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, China


BANBritish Approved Name
BANMBritish Approved Name (Modified)
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
JANJapanese Accepted Name
OSOfficial Synonym
PHPharmacopoeia Name
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name
WHOWorld Health Organization

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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