What is Antivenom?

If you sustain a bite from an animal that injects poison called venom when it bites, there can be antidotes or medicines to stop the poision causing damage to body tissues, these are called Antivenoms.

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was a redback spider bite.
had antivinene in hospital, ok nexy morning.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Antivenom is a recommended treatment in red back spider bites

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Hi Ashmoon,
Thanks for writing in to us.

I have read...

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is this a spider bite?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It does look like it

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I understand your concern. The ulcerated center of the lesion points to the direction of...

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