yellow oleander


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Related to yellow oleander: Thevetia peruviana

Thevetia peruviana

(the-vē'shī-ă pĕr-ū-vē-an'ă),
The yellow oleander, potent source of the toxic cardiac glycosides thevetins A and B, neriifolin, and peruvoside, often used for poisoning and suicide in areas of Sri Lanka.
Synonym(s): yellow oleander

yellow oleander

thevetiaperuviana.
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Epidemic of self-poisoning with seeds of the yellow oleander tree (Thevetia peruviana) in northern Sri Lanka.
Cardiotoxic Manifestations of Yellow Oleander (Thevetia nerifolia) Poisoning and its Treatment: A Case Report.
Yellow Oleander yellow flowers and (Apocynaceae) peculiar fruit Xanthium Ban Okra, Chota Branched herb strumarium L.
Multiple-dose activated charcoal for treatment of yellow oleander poisoning: a single-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.
Orji O and QE Okafor Toxicological studies on the stem bark, leaf and seed kernel of yellow oleander (Thevetia peruviana).
Butterflies darted in the yellow oleanders like flying fish.