Antivenom administration

Antivenom is most effective when given via IV infusion over 30-60minutes.

IV push is recommended for a loading dose for initial management of neurotoxic bites.

Continuously monitor for initial 10-15 minutes & while the infusion runs to detect and manage any reactions.

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