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What is Aloe poisoning?

What is Aloe poisoning?

  • Aloe poisoning: Aleo vera is often used on the skin to treat such things as burns and dermatitis. The sap from the leaves contain a chemical called anthraquinone glycoside which can cause skin irritation in susceptible people but can also cause poisoning symptoms.

Aloe poisoning: Introduction

Types of Aloe poisoning:

Broader types of Aloe poisoning:

How serious is Aloe poisoning?

Prognosis of Aloe poisoning: Obviously the severity of symptoms is determined by the amount of the aloe ingested. The substance has a relatively low level of toxicity and usually only diarrhea results. However, allergic reactions can be potentially dangerous.

What causes Aloe poisoning?

Causes of Aloe poisoning: see causes of Aloe poisoning

What are the symptoms of Aloe poisoning?

Symptoms of Aloe poisoning: see symptoms of Aloe poisoning

Aloe poisoning: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Aloe poisoning.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Aloe poisoning: Toxicologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Aloe poisoning.
Treatments for Aloe poisoning: see treatments for Aloe poisoning

Name and Aliases of Aloe poisoning

Main name of condition: Aloe poisoning

Other names or spellings for Aloe poisoning:

Aloe vera poisoning, aloe vera overdose, Aloe vera toxicity, Plant poisoning [Aloe]


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