Analytical method for the determination of strychnine in tissues by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry: two case reports.

This paper describes an analytical method for strychnine determination in biological samples by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry and their application in the investigation of two cases involving strychnine ingestion: A fatal case and a clinical one. The strychnine is isolated from biological samples using a liquid-liquid extraction procedure. The clean… CONTINUE READING