Nothing good comes from getting bitten by a Snake, and a Russell’s Viper, also known as Daboia, is no different. It doesn’t kill you instantly, but if it’s untreated or not treated properly, the bite can eventually have fatal consequences in 1 to 14 days, or even later.
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Each year, approximately 8,000 Americans are bitten by venomous snakes. On average, 800 or so bites occur annually in California, home to an abundance of snake species, but only one family is native and venomous: rattlesnakes. In Sa... Read Post
The powerful venom of the saw-scaled viper Echis carinatus contains both anticoagulants and coagulants according to a new study. These may be a source of potent drugs to treat human disease. The saw-scaled viper family Echis, respon... Read Post