Scorpion antivenin approved

Traynor, Kate
September 2011
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;9/15/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 18, p1668
Academic Journal
The article offers news about Food and Drug Admininstration (FDA) approving Anascorp injections for treating scorpion stings. According to the author Anascorp administration might have adverse effects and requires monitoring the allergies in patients who are hypersensitive to horse proteins. Anascorp will be supplied in vials and will be distributed by Memphis-based Accredo Health Group, a subsidy of Medco Health Solutions.


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