Nicotinic plant poisoning

@article{Schep2009NicotinicPP,
  title={Nicotinic plant poisoning},
  author={Leo J. Schep and Robin J Slaughter and D Michael G Beasley},
  journal={Clinical Toxicology},
  year={2009},
  volume={47},
  pages={771 - 781}
}
Introduction. A wide range of plants contain nicotinic and nicotinic-like alkaloids. Of this diverse group, those that have been reported to cause human poisoning appear to have similar mechanisms of toxicity and presenting patients therefore have comparable toxidromes. This review describes the taxonomy and principal alkaloids of plants that contain nicotinic and nicotinic-like alkaloids, with particular focus on those that are toxic to humans. The toxicokinetics and mechanisms of toxicity of… Expand
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