sulbactam

noun
sul·​bac·​tam | \ səl-ˈbak-ˌtam How to pronounce sulbactam (audio) , -təm How to pronounce sulbactam (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulbactam

: a beta-lactamase inhibitor that is usually administered in the form of its sodium salt C8H10NNaO5S in combination with a beta-lactam antibiotic (as ampicillin)

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“Sulbactam.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sulbactam. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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