Articles from Aids To Forensic Medicine And Toxicology
Mercury And Its Preparations
Idiocy Imbecility Cretinism
Examination Of Persons Found Dead
Belladonna Hyoscyamus And Stramonium
Death From Cold Or Heat
Duration Of Pregnancy
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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