MAVIN Version: May 14, 2013 Poison Centre Munich

Bitis gabonica
Synonyms: Butterfly Adder11, Forest Puff Adder11, Gaboon Adder11, Gaboon Viper ( Eastern Race )11, Swampjack11
Classification: Snake (animal group), Viperidae (family), Bitis (genus)
Geographic area: Sub-Saharan Africa11; see also WHO: Venomous snakes distribution.
Indicated antivenom:
NrAntivenomType of antibodyNumber of holding centres
1.FAV-AFRIQUE [Sanofi Pasteur SA, France]undetermined whether specific or paraspecific 11 (vials total 10)
2.IPSER AFRIQUE PASTEUR [Sanofi Pasteur SA, France]specific 570
3.POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia]paraspecific 527 (vials total 216)
4.SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa]specific 6912 (vials total 189)
5.SERUM ANTIVENIMEUX BITIS ECHIS NAJA PASTEUR [Sanofi Pasteur SA, France]undetermined whether specific or paraspecific 600
Countries of holding centres: AUSTRIA, GERMANY, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, UNITED_KINGDOM
CountryCityHolding centre and its antivenoms
Austria1060 WienFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2015.07. Last update: 2013-03-06.
Germany04105 LeipzigFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 5. Expiration date: 2012.02. Last update: 2013-03-21.
    No. of vials: 5. Expiration date: 2014.11. Last update: 2013-03-21.
Germany10319 BerlinFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2012.02. Last update: 2011-05-23.
Germany13437 BerlinFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 5. Expiration date: 2009.04. Last update: 2011-05-17.
Germany40200 Duesseldorf
Kaiserswertherstr. 380
Aquazoo-Löbbecke Museum
Tel:+49-211-8991, -8996155, -8996151, -8996162, -8996169; Fax:+49-211-8994493; Email:aquazoo@stadt.duesseldorf.de.
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 3. Expiration date: 2012.06. Last update: 2013-03-08.
    No. of vials: 3. Expiration date: 2014.04. Last update: 2013-03-08.
Germany42117 WuppertalFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 30. Expiration date: 2009.04. Last update: 2013-03-15.
    No. of vials: 30. Expiration date: 2012.01. Last update: 2013-03-15.
  2. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2011.02. Last update: 2013-03-15.
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2014.07. Last update: 2013-03-15.
Germany60316 FrankfurtFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2013.07. Last update: 2013-03-08.
Germany70342 StuttgartFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf München, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 20. Expiration date: 2009.07. Last update: 2011-06-05.
    No. of vials: 30. Expiration date: 2010.04. Last update: 2011-06-05.
    No. of vials: 30. Expiration date: 2013.09. Last update: 2011-06-05.
Germany81675 Muenchen
Ismaningerstr. 22
Giftnotruf Muenchen, Klinikum Rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-41402467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de.
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2013.09. Last update: 2013-03-21.
  2. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 6. Expiration date: 2013.05. Last update: 2013-03-21.
    No. of vials: 6. Expiration date: 2014.01. Last update: 2013-03-21.
    No. of vials: 3. Expiration date: 2015.06. Last update: 2013-03-21.
Sweden11181 Stockholm
Klarabergsgatan 64
Apoteket C.W. Scheele, Emergency-pharmacy Stockholm
Fax:+46-8-7918877.
  1. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 12. Expiration date: 2012.08. Last update: 2011-05-17.
    No. of vials: 22. Expiration date: 2013.05. Last update: 2011-05-17.
Switzerland1211 Genève 4
Rue Micheli-du-Crest 24
Pharmacie des Hôpitaux, Universitaires de Genève
Tel:+41-22-3723960 (during business hours), -3723311(reception); Fax:+41-22-2723990.
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 20. Expiration date: 2015.02. Last update: 2013-04-01.
  2. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 15. Expiration date: 2012.09. Last update: 2013-04-01.
Switzerland8006 Zuerich
Spöndlistrasse 9
Kantonsapotheke Zürich
Tel:+41-44-2553202/14(during business hours), -2552111(emergency); Fax:+41-44-2554546.
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 20. Expiration date: 2015.02. Last update: 2013-04-01.
  2. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2015.06. Last update: 2013-04-01.
Switzerland8596 Münsterlingen
Postfach
Kantonsspital Münsterlingen, Institut für Spitalpharmazie
Tel:+41-71-6862244(during business hours), -6861111(emergency); Fax:+41-71-6862239.
  1. POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM (Saudi Arabia) [National Antivenom and Vaccine Production Centre, Saudi Arabia] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 20. Expiration date: 2013.09. Last update: 2013-04-01.
  2. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2013.05. Last update: 2013-04-01.
United KingdomLondon SE1 9RT
Great Maze Pond
Medical Toxicology Information Services, Guy's Hospital
Tel:+44-20-71880500(24 hour antivenom line), +44-20-71880600(administration); Fax:+44-20-71880700.
  1. FAV-AFRIQUE [Sanofi Pasteur SA, France]
    No. of vials: 10. Expiration date: 2013.10. Last update: 2013-03-09.
  2. SAIMR POLYVALENT SNAKE ANTIVENOM [SAVP, South Africa] (dosage)
    No. of vials: 40. Expiration date: 2015.07. Last update: 2013-03-09.