Scientists use Poison dart frog chemicals to make pain killer

Scientists use Poison dart frog chemicals to make pain killer

Poison dart frog (also dart-poison frog, poison frog or formerly poison arrow frog) is the common name of a group of frogs in the family Dendrobatidae which are native to Central and South America. These species are diurnal and often have brightly colored bodies. Although all wild dendrobatids are at least somewhat toxic, levels of […]

useing extremely large doses of apple seeds may cause poisoning

Using extremely large doses of apple seeds may cause poisoning

Useing extremely large doses of apple seeds may cause poisoning “The seeds of apples contain small amounts of amygdalin, a sugar and cyanide compound known as a cyanogenic glycoside. Ingesting small amounts of apple seeds will cause no ill effects, but in extremely large doses can cause adverse reactions. There is only one known case of fatal cyanide poisoning […]