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    Condition: Bitten by Pit Viper Snake
    8/20/2013 3:11:45 PM

    Reviewer: thektg, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    On Aug 11,2013 9pm, I was bit on the inside left foot right above the heel by a copperhead in TX, my dad took me to McKinney Medical Ctr. where I was in the ER maybe 15 minutes and started to go into shock, sweating, hot, confusion, heart was beating out of my chest(the er nurses just told me it was from anxiety)WRONG! The venom was moving through me, I wasn't anxious about anything, a snake b ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bitten by Pit Viper Snake
    10/15/2011 12:54:01 AM

    Reviewer: momof3, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    My 18 year old daughter was bitten by a Pit viper on September 26 ,2011 in 5 minutes her foot was turning black and was swollen beyond recognition she was treated at Spaulding Hospital within 3 hours of the bite .Fast acting calling 911 keeping her calm and getting her to the right hospital for the Crofab treatment not only saved her life her foot as well .In southeast Ga I learned Spaulding is th ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Bitten by Pit Viper Snake
    6/28/2011 8:05:20 AM

    Reviewer: IonikKnight, 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I received a shallow bite from a copperhead and required over ten vials, at about $3K each. Two weeks later I am experiencing intense itching on the hand below the bite. An apparent delayed allergic reaction to the CroFab.

    Condition: Bitten by Pit Viper Snake
    7/31/2010 10:37:56 PM

    Reviewer: simmentalover, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Severe pain in vein when injected, followed by acute hives, itching swelling flushing, each time the Crofab was given. In the weeks following, I have had joint pain, bad muscle pain, bleeding, dizzy, nausia, itching, flushing and severe low back pain.

    Condition: Bitten by Pit Viper Snake
    8/31/2009 5:08:43 PM

    Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    I had only mild itching. Although on the 2nd day of treatment I began having chest pain with upper respiratory symptoms that have been unresponsive to steriod, antibiotis and myculictics,

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