Global doctor—Medicins San Frontieres has raised alarm on the depleting stock of FAV-AFRIQUE, the most effective anti snake venom; the latter is said to effective against the venom of ten different snakes in sub-Saharan Africa.
According to the manufacturer, Sanofi Pasteur, the product has been priced out of the market, the company diverting attention to production of rabies vaccine.
Present stock will be completely exhausted in June, 2016 although less effective brands of anti-venom are available.

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