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What is piperacillin and tazobactam injection?

Piperacillin and tazobactam injection (Zosyn) is an antibiotic medication that fights bacteria in the body. Piperacillin and tazobactam injection treats infections of the skin, intestines, urinary tract, lungs, bones, joints and stomach. It also may be used to treat severe infections in the vagina. Piperacillin and tazobactam is available only by prescription and is usually administered by a medical professional.

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