Snake is one of the most dangerous animals found on this planet. It has a dangerous poison called venom. Some snakes are less poisonous while others are very dangerous. You should be careful enough not to be bitten by any snake. This is because black mamba has the venom the acts fast and can kill in 20 minutes. Incase you are bitten by a snake mistakenly, there are some things that you should do to prevent the spread of the venom into your body. The following are some of the things that you should do immediately after being bitten by a snake.
What most people doesn't know is that when a snake has bitten you, it cannot bite you again. You're are therefore advised not to make any movements to prevent the venom from moving into your body. This is because the venom doesn't get into your blood stream immediately instead it moves through lymphatic system first. If you make any movements then there's high chances that the venom will spread through your body.
2.Call a doctor/ambulance immediately.
This is one of the best things a person should do immediately if bitten by a snake. It is the appropriate thing to do since it will involve the doctors who know the right medicine to use on snake bites. You are therefore advised to stay still to prevent the venom from traveling into your body. You should consider calling an ambulance or a doctor immediately if bitten by a snake.
3.Don't suck or wash the bite.
This is one of the traditional ways of treating snake bites. These types of methods have been proved to be causing more harm than good. Never allow anyone to suck the snake bite since it's venom can end up affecting the both of you. You also shouldn't wash wound since it can make the poison to travel really fast in the blood stream.
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