Toxicology Notes 7
All of these act as CNS depression or more bluntly nerve depression
First effect alcohol has on the body is the reduction of response time that a person has.
Second effect is the increased blood flow in the skin, also known as d
Toxicology Notes 4
Roots contain a cardiotoxin
Botulinum toxin- the most potent toxin on the planet, 60% fatality rate.
A diluted form is used as botox which completely blocks the nerve connection, which causes th
Toxicology Notes 3
Marijuana it has an anti-nauseating effect (used for chemo therapy treatment). It also works
to help prevent glaucoma, which is pressure on the eyes from fluids building up in the head.
Chocolate has the same effect
Toxicology Notes 2
Toxin- a toxic substance produced from a living organism
Toxicant- anything that is toxic, mercury is an example
Toxic Agent- same as toxicant
Need to know AcH structure and epinephrine/adrenaline structure (C H NO )