Anti-snake Venom Activity of Different Extracts of Pouzolzia Indica against Russel Viper Venom

Abstract

Snakebite is an important cause of morbidity and mortality and is one of the major health problems in India. Russell’s viper or daboia (Viper russelli) appears to be the commonest cause of fatal snakebite in Southern India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Burma and Thailand. Intravenous administration of antibothropic antivenom neutralizes the systemic… (More)

Topics

8 Figures and Tables