BACCHARIS POISONING IN CATTLE
 
Description    Cattle have been poisoned by ingestion of BACCHARIS PTERONIONIDES in the southwestern United States and B. CORIDIFOLIA and B. MEGAPOTAMICA var WEIRII in Brazil.
 
Species   Bovine
 
Signs   Abdominal distention, Anorexia, Ataxia, Bloat in ruminants, Dullness, Dysmetria, Generalized weakness, Inability to stand, Sudden death, Trembling, Tremor
 
References   Stegelmeier BL. Baccharis pteronioides toxicity in livestock and hamsters. J Vet Diagn Invest 2009;21:208 [Web Reference]
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