Red Back Spider Antivenom

Red Back Spider Antivenom

Products of National Significance to Australia
If the spider is identified, specific Red Back Spider Antivenom is used only if there is clear evidence of systemic envenoming. It is administered by a suitably qualified health professional.
Red Back Spider
Australian Healthcare Professionals
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Who is this information for?
This information is relevant in Australia and is intended for people who have been prescribed this product or health care professionals.

Consumer Medicine Information
The Consumer Medicine Information (CMI) is a leaflet written for consumers. The CMI contains information about the medicine including:
  • What this product is used for
  • When this product is used
  • Who should not have this product
  • Before you have this product
  • Side effects
  • The dose of this product
  • What this product contains
  • How to store this product
Red Back Spider Antivenom Consumer Medicine Information (PDF, 0.01MB)

Product Information
Product Information contains information to ensure the safe and effective use of a medicine. This document is approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration and made available by bioCSL for you if you are a:
  1. qualified healthcare professional; or
  2. consumer, provided you have read the Consumer Medicine Information for the product; want further information on the product; and agree to consult with your healthcare professional if you have any questions in relation to the Product Information.
Red Back Spider Antivenom Product Information (PDF, 0.02MB)

Illustration copyright Dr Julian White.

Last Updated: 09/12/2013
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