JESSAMINE, GELSEMIUM, POISONING
 
Description    GELSEMIUM is a perennial evergreen vine used as an ornamental plant and found wild in the southeastern U.S. Alkaloids in the plant can produce clinical signs of toxicity.
 
Species   Bovine, Caprine, Ovine
 
Signs   Anorexia, Cold skin, Coma, Dullness, Dyspnea, Generalized weakness, Hypothermia, Inability to stand, Increased respiratory rate, Mydriasis, Seizures or syncope
 
References   Niles GA. Toxicoses of the Ruminant Nervous System. Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract 2017;33:111 [Web Reference]
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