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Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Are Safe and Appropriate for the Treatment of Copperhead Envenomations

      We read with interest the recent study by Buchanan and colleagues regarding snakebites reported to the Kentucky Regional Poison Control Center.
      • Buchanan J.
      • Thurman J.
      • Hargis C.
      • Kirkpatrick L.
      • Huecker M.
      Snakebites reported to the Kentucky regional poison control centers for the years 2012–2016.
      While we appreciate their important contribution to the medical literature on snake envenomation, we believe that certain points raised in their manuscript require clarification.
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