Population Pharmacokinetics of an Indian F(ab')2 Snake Antivenom in Patients with Russell's Viper (Daboia russelii) Bites

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Isbister, Geoffrey K. ; Maduwage, Kalana ; Saiao, Ana ; Buckley, Nicholas A. ; Jayamanne, Shaluka F. ; Seyed, Shahmy ; Mohamed, Fahim ; Chathuranga, Umesh ; Mendes, Alexandre ; Abeysinghe, Chandana ; Karunathilake, Harindra ; Gawarammana, Indika ; Lalloo, David G. ; de Silva, H. Janaka (2015)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, volume 9, issue 7 (issn: 1935-2727, eissn: 1935-2735)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003873, pmc: PMC4489840
  • Subject: qv_38 | RC955-962 | qv_601 | Research Article | RA1-1270 | Public aspects of medicine | wd_410 | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine
    mesheuropmc: complex mixtures

Background\ud \ud There is limited information on antivenom pharmacokinetics. This study aimed to investigate the pharmacokinetics of an Indian snake antivenom in humans with Russell’s viper bites.\ud \ud Methods/Principal Findings\ud \ud Patient data and serial blood s... View more