Amoxicillin is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. Clavulanic Acid is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Amoxicillin is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body. Clavulanic acid blocks the action of the enzymes produced by bacteria to inactivate the antibiotics.