TicarActive Ingredient(s): Ticarcillin
FDA Approved: * November 9, 1976
Pharm Company: * GLAXOSMITHKLINE
Ticarcillin is a carboxypenicillin. It can be sold and used in combination with clavulanate as ticarcillin/clavulanic acid. Because it is a penicillin, it also falls within the larger class of beta-lactam antibiotics. Its main clinical use is as an injectable antibiotic for the treatment of Gram-negative bacteria, particularly Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Proteus vulgaris. It is also one of the few antibiotics capable of treating Stenotrophomonas maltophilia infections. It is provided as a whit... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.