Augmentin is an antibiotic medication. Used to treat infections caused by bacteria. Augmentin belongs to the penicillin class of antibiotics.
Augmentin contains two drugs: amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. This combination makes Augmentin work against more types of bacteria than antibiotics that contain amoxicillin alone.
Augmentin is effective for treating infections caused by many different types of bacteria. These include bacteria that cause:
- ear infections
- sinus infections
- skin infections
- urinary tract infections