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Buttercup poisoning

Buttercup poisoning: Introduction

Buttercup poisoning: The buttercup plant contains a toxic compound called protoanemonin. The plant is most toxic while it is flowering with the sap being poisonous portion of the plant. Poisoning by eating the plant is unlikely due to the fact that skin contact is quite painful. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Buttercup poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Buttercup poisoning

Treatments for Buttercup poisoning

  • Depends on quantity eaten and time elapsed: lavage, activated charcoal, supportive therapy
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Causes of Buttercup poisoning

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Prognosis for Buttercup poisoning

Prognosis for Buttercup poisoning: Skin symptoms can take weeks to heal.

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