First Aid 1-800-222-1222
Remove any jewelry. Do not cut and try to extract venom. Do not use ice, heat, or tourniquet. If bite on upper extremity (hand, arm), keep limb at or slightly below heart level. Do not try to capture the snake. Call the Poison Center at 1-800-222-1222 for instructions, then go to the nearest hospital.
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