LOBELIA POISONING IN RUMINANTS
 
Description    Plants of the family Lobelaceae can be toxic to grazing cattle and small ruminants.
 
Species   Bovine, Caprine, Ovine
 
Signs   Anorexia, Ataxia, Coma, Diarrhea, Dullness, Dysmetria, Dyspnea, Excessive salivation, Increased respiratory rate, Mucoid nasal discharge, Mydriasis, Oral mucosal ulcers, vesicles, Purulent nasal discharge, Seizures or syncope, Sudden death, Tachycardia, Vomiting or regurgitation
 
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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