Datura poisoning | definition of Datura poisoning by Medical dictionary
poisoning resulting from ingestion of plants of the genus Datura; symptoms are parasympatholytic in nature and in severe poisoning include central nervous system depression, circulatory failure, and respiratory depression.
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Fatal Datura poisoning
: identifycation of atropine and scopolamine by high performance liquid chromatography/photodiode array/mass spectrometry.
A 50-year-old Bahraini and a 27-year old Bangladeshi were also treated for severe datura poisoning
in separate incidents and all three have since been discharged, said the doctor.