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FDA Poisonous Plant Database

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The Poisonous Plant database provides access to references in the scientific literature (primarily print literature through about 2007) describing studies and reports of the toxic properties and effects of plants and plant parts.

The information in this database is intended only for scientific exchange. It has not been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration for publication nor does it have any official status. The information is continually increasing and being modified; it is neither error-free not comprehensive. Information herein is in the public domain. Any copyrighted or privately owned material inadvertently included will be removed as soon as possible.

For information or concerns about the toxicity of plants, contact the local Poison Control Center in your area. A directory of these is available from The American Association of Poison Control Centers (http://www.aapcc.org/)

For poisoning emergency call 1-800-222-1222. If the victim has collapsed or is not breathing, call 911.

Search the FDA Poisonous Plant Database (Data updated May 2008)

    Enter a term or exact phrase (e.g., a plant name). All records containing the text will be displayed.
  • Use of common terms such as "poison" or "plant" will generate a large number of returns.
  • Searching on plant names will probably generate the most useful search results.
  • The details link provides a listing of all other plants cited in that particular reference, as well as the full text for abstracts.
  • Contact Fred Fry at frederick.fry@fda.hhs.gov to report problems or errors.

(search is not case-sensitive)

about 9 records meeting your search criteria returned for "Lupinus rivularis "
AUTHOR(S): Anonymous
TITLE:  Investigation of stock-poisoning plants.
YEAR: 1932 CITATION: U S Dep Agric Bur Anim Indus Chief Rep, 1932 44 [English]
FDA #: F24036     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Anonymous
TITLE:  Investigation of stock-poisoning plants.
YEAR: 1933 CITATION: U S Dep Agric Bur Anim Indus Chief Rep, 1933 34-35 [English]
FDA #: F24037     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Burrows, G. E.; Tyrl, R. J.
TITLE:  Toxic plants of North America.
YEAR: 2001 CITATION: Iowa State Univ Press, Ames, FDA #: NA     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Chesnut, V. K.
TITLE:  Plants used by the Indians of Mendocino County, California.
YEAR: 1902 CITATION: Contrib US Natl Herbarium, 7(3), 295-422 [English]
FDA #: NA     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Connor, H. E.
TITLE:  The poisonous plants in New Zealand.
YEAR: 1977 CITATION: EC Keating, Govt Printer. Wellington, New Zealand, [English]
FDA #: FB0063     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Hungerford, T. G.
TITLE:  Poisoning by plants.
YEAR: 1990 CITATION: Diseases of livestock, 1990 ed., - 1624-1689 [English]
FDA #: NA     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Krienke, E. G.
TITLE:  Akzidentelle Vergiftungen durch Pflanzen aus der Sicht einer Giftinformationszentrale.
YEAR: 1976 CITATION: Internist (Berl), 17(8), 399-410 [German]
FDA #: F16027     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Ludewig, R.; Jentsch, R.
TITLE:  [On acute poisoning caused through the ingestion of fruit and seeds.]
YEAR: 1968 CITATION: Z Arztl Fortbild (Jena), 62(12), 677-692 [German]
FDA #: F15334     See Details
AUTHOR(S): Maier, U.
TITLE:  Vorsicht Giftpflanzen!
YEAR: 1981 CITATION: Hessische Arbeitsgemeinschaft, Marburg, Germany, - - [German]
FDA #: NA     See Details

This sublist was generated on 10/17/2017