MAVIN Version: May 14, 2013 Poison Centre Munich

Bothriechis lateralis
Synonyms: Side-striped Palm Pit Viper11
Classification: Snake (animal group), Viperidae (family), Bothriechis (genus)
Geographic area: Central America11; see also WHO: Venomous snakes distribution.
Indicated antivenom:
NrAntivenomType of antibodyNumber of holding centres
1.POLYVALENT ANTIVENOM [Instituto Clodomiro, Costa Rica]paraspecific 452 (vials total 37)
Countries of holding centres: GERMANY, UNITED_KINGDOM
CountryCityHolding centre and its antivenoms
Germany70342 StuttgartFor this holding centre please contact: Giftnotruf M√ľnchen, Klinikum rechts der Isar
Tel:+49-89-19240; Fax:+49-89-4140-2467; Email:tox@Lrz.tum.de
  1. POLYVALENT ANTIVENOM [Instituto Clodomiro, Costa Rica]
    No. of vials: 5. Expiration date: 2010.06. Last update: 2011-06-05.
    No. of vials: 4. Expiration date: 2013.01. Last update: 2011-06-05.
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. POLYVALENT ANTIVENOM [Instituto Clodomiro, Costa Rica]
    No. of vials: 28. Expiration date: 2011.08. Last update: 2013-03-09.