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Common Name: Monkshood, aconite

Scientific Name: Aconitum spp.

Common Family Name: Buttercup family

Scientific Family Name:Ranunculaceae

Main toxic Principle:   Diterpene alkaloids

Clinical Signs:   Sudden death, signs of neuromuscular blockade similar to curare, tachyarrhythmias, physostigmine or neostigmine is used as antidote