Which medications in the drug class Immune globulins are used in the treatment of Scorpion Envenomation?

Updated: Nov 09, 2018
  • Author: David Cheng, MD; Chief Editor: Joe Alcock, MD, MS  more...
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Immune globulins

These agents induce passive immunity. Administer to patients not immunized against C tetani products (eg, persons who have immigrated, elderly individuals).

Tetanus immune globulin (TIG)

Tetanus immune globulin is used for passive immunization of any person with a wound that might be contaminated with tetanus spores.


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