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Antimicrobial Name: Ampicillin/sulbactam (Unasyn)
Type of Antibiotic: Penicillin Combinations
Origin: Chemical/Synthetic
Functional Category: Antibiotic
Mechanism of Action: Sulbactam blocks the enzyme which breaks down ampicillin and thereby allows ampicillin to attack and kill the bacteria.
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Ampicillin/sulbactam (Unasyn) is a combination of ampicillin and sulbactam.