What May Increase Your Risk for Problems After a Snake or Lizard Bite?
Many conditions, lifestyle choices, medicines, and diseases
interfere with your ability to heal or fight infection. You may be at risk for
a more serious problem from your symptoms if you have any of the following. Be
sure to tell your doctor.
Age older than 60
allergic reaction to snakes or lizards or to antivenom used to treat a prior
Previous snake or lizard bite that required medical