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Buckeye poisoning

Buckeye poisoning: Introduction

Buckeye poisoning: Buckeye is a shrub or small tree which contains a toxic compound called aesculin that can cause gastrointestinal or neuromuscular symptoms. Young leaves, flowers and bark are the most toxic parts of the plant. The plant is most common in parts of North America. Eating only one or two seeds may simply cause vomiting or diarrhea but repeated exposure or eating large amounts can cause more serious symptoms. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Buckeye poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Buckeye poisoning

Treatments for Buckeye poisoning

  • Depends on amount ingested: activated charcoal, induced vomiting, supportive therapy
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  1. Buckeye poisoning: Introduction
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  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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