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Observed or Predicted Toxicity

Classa

Other Comments

Gastrointestinal, depression, death

C

Only seeds are toxic

Hypoglycemia, convulsions, death

A

Unripe fruits are toxic

Hepatotoxic, carcinogenic

A

 

Irritant to mucus membranes, death

C

Only toxic at very high levels

Anticholinergic

 

Atropine related compounds

Convulsant

A

All plant parts

Hepatotoxic, carcinogenic

A

 

Neurotoxicity

A

 

Nephrotoxic, respiratory failure

A

Only in very large amounts

Neurotoxic, gastroenteritis

A

 

Hepatotoxic, carcinogenic

A

Toxins acquired from other plants through parasitism

Neurotoxicity

A

 

Dropsy, glaucoma, death

A

 

Convulsant, respiratory failure

A

 

Antimitotic

A

 

Numbness of mouth and throat

B

 

Teratogenic, respiratory failure, death

A

 

Cardiotoxic

A

 

Neurotoxic

B

Some species are not toxic

Analeptic

A

 

Convulsant

A

 

Carcinogenic, pulmonary, hypertension

A

 

Gastroenteritis, cocarcinogen

A

 

Abortifacient

A

Mainly in livestock



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