Articles from Aids To Forensic Medicine And Toxicology
Detection Of Blood-stains Etc
Idiocy Imbecility Cretinism
The Mineral Acids
Conium And Calabar Bean
Mercury And Its Preparations
Chlorate Of Potassium Etc
Evidence Of Poisoning
The liniment, oil, and spirit have been poisonous in large dose.
Symptoms.--Odour of breath, languor, giddiness, faintness, dimness of
vision, difficulty of breathing, delirium, convulsions, with hot skin,
flushed face, and dilated pupils.
Fatal Dose.--Thirty grains.
=Cocculus Indicus.=--The fruit of Anamirta cocculus. Contains a
poisonous active principle, picrotoxin; used to adulterate beer, and by
poachers to stupefy fish.
Symptoms.--Convulsions, followed by stupor and complete loss of
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