Apocynum

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Apocynum

a plant genus of the family Apocynaceae.

Apocynum cannabinum, Apocynum androsaemifolium
poisoning by these plants, which probably contain cardiac glycosides, is characterized by a syndrome of gastroenteritis with diarrhea, abdominal pain, teeth grinding with nervous signs of tremor, incoordination and convulsions. Called also dogbane.