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Caladium poisoning

Caladium poisoning: Introduction

Caladium poisoning: All parts of the Caladium plant are poisonous, particularly the sap. It contains a compound called calcium oxalate crystals which can cause abrasive injuries on sensitive eyes or mucosal tissues of the digestive tract. The plant is a common houseplant. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Caladium poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Caladium poisoning

Treatments for Caladium poisoning

  • Rinse affected areas with milk or water, cool compresses to reduce swelling and pain, induced vomiting or activated charcoal are rarely warranted
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