CroFab Dosage

Generic name: antivenin (Crotalidae) polyvalent
Brand names: Anavip, CroFab
Drug class: Antitoxins and antivenins

Medically reviewed by  A Ras MD.

 

Recommended Adult Dosing

Dosage forms:  INJ

N. American Crotalid snake bite

[4-6 vials IV q1h until sx control]
Start: w/in 6h of bite; Info: may consider giving up to 12 vials at tx start based on severity; after sx control, may give 2 vials IV q6h x3

Renal dosing

[not defined]
renal impairment: not defined
HD/PD: not defined

Hepatic dosing

[not defined]

 Recommended Peds Dosing

Dosage forms:  INJ

N. American Crotalid snake bite

[4-6 vials IV q1h until sx control]
Start: w/in 6h of bite; Info: may consider giving up to 12 vials at tx start based on severity; after sx control, may give 2 vials IV q6h x3

Renal dosing

[not defined]
renal impairment: not defined
HD/PD: not defined

Hepatic dosing

[not defined]

 

 

 

SRC: NLM .