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Milkweed poisoning

Milkweed poisoning: Introduction

Milkweed poisoning: The milkweed is a flowering herb which bears clusters of red, orange or yellow flowers. The plant contains chemicals (resinoids, cardiac glycosides) which are toxic if large quantities are ingested. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Milkweed poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Milkweed poisoning

Treatments for Milkweed poisoning

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Causes of Milkweed poisoning

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Prognosis for Milkweed poisoning

Prognosis for Milkweed poisoning: Severity of symptoms vary depending on the amount of plant material consumed and the body size of the person. Children tend to suffer more severe symptoms due to their smaller body size.

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