Poisoning with poisonous plants

Poisoning with poisonous plants in recent years has somewhat increased. Children and adults, not being aware of the toxic properties of some plants, eat their roots, seeds, fruits, and can result in acute poisoning.
Aconite poisoning and Anabasis are found mostly in Kazakhstan, where these plants grow. Aconite is one of the most poisonous plants, contain extremely toxic alkaloids - amanitin and other Poisoning, usually associated with the use of it for self-medication in the form of teas, infusions, tinctures. Death may occur within the first three hours. The symptoms of poisoning are similar to those in the administration of nicotine.
If poisoning is celebrated pain ("scratch") in the mouth, esophagus, pharynx, stomach, you experience itching, numbness, pain in the nerves, profuse salivation, eyes narrowed, develop paralysis. Death occurs within 2-4 hours a Lethal dose of aconitine 0,004-0,005 g cells of plants can be found in the contents of the stomach. By the beginning of Anabasis is alkaloid anabasine. Lethal dose of poison - 0.05 g, the poison has expressed nikotinopodobnye action.
Mainly in Northern regions there poison Hemlock is a biennial plant of the family umbrella, growing along the banks of water bodies. Poisoning is usually caused by incorrect use of the root of the Hemlock instead of shit, and it leaves instead of parsley. Active principle is the alkaloid of Konin. Poisoning is accompanied by the appearance of pain in the stomach, burning sensation in the mouth, salivating, dizziness, strabismus, Breda, the development of paralysis. Death from asphyxia. The poison has nikotinopodobnye action. Great importance is the discovery of parts of a plant in the contents of the stomach.
Everywhere on the territory of our country on the shores of lakes and bogs grows Hemlock (water Hemlock, milestones poisonous) is a perennial plant with a thick, fleshy rhizome, in the hollow chambers which contains poisonous juice - cicutoxin. Poisoning occurs more often in children. Cicuta is very toxic. Acute poisoning typically occurs from eating root or chewing it. After a few minutes or hours after eating the root arise nausea, vomiting, severe stomach pains. Pale skin, quickly develop convulsions, agitation, mouth stands out pink foam, develops a state of deep coma. Death from paralysis of the respiratory system and respiratory muscles. Cases of recovery are very rare. In the contents of the stomach can be found pieces of rhizomes with characteristic structure.
In gardens, parks, forest belts of the South-growing shrubs of broom, broom, puternic that contains toxic alkaloids (tsitizin, and others). The poison contained in buds and seeds. In high doses tsitizin cause poisoning that resembles poisoning by nicotine. Appear cramps, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, comes dizziness, possible coma, delirium, hallucinations. Death occurs from respiratory arrest.
Among children of preschool and younger age are poisoning bleached black, belladonna, dope. These plants contain such toxic alkaloids as atropine, scopolamine, giostsiamin. In 1-2 hours after eating plants appear dry mouth, reddening of skin, burning sensation in the mouth and throat, drowsiness. Vomiting, nausea, dilated pupils, diarrhea, shortness of breath. Develops acute psychosis. Death from paralysis of the respiratory centre, in high doses - from primary cardiac arrest. A similar picture of acute poisoning causes atropinopodobnye drugs (extract of belladonna, atropine sulphate and others). The minimum lethal dose of atropine sulphate - example, 0.005-0.1, Use 5-8 berry herb deadly for children.
At the opening of the bodies of persons who died from poisoning, there are cyanosis of the skin of the face, neck, shoulders, puffiness of the face, dilated pupils, foam at the openings of the mouth and nose, acute brain swelling, swelling of the lungs, dystrophy of the liver, kidneys, and heart.