SOLANUM POISONING, NIGHTSHADE, IN HORSES
 
Description    SOLANUM spp., nightshade, can be toxic to horses.
 
Species   Equine
 
Signs   Abnormal pupillary response to light, Anorexia, Ataxia, Colic, Coma, Diarrhea, Dullness, Dysmetria, Dyspnea, Dysuria, Enlarged, distended, urinary bladder, Excessive salivation, Fever, Generalized weakness, Inability to stand, Increased borborygmi, Increased respiratory rate, Mydriasis, Paraparesis, Tachycardia, Tetraparesis, Trembling, Tremor, Weak pulse
 
References   Stegelmeier BL. Toxic Causes of Intestinal Disease in Horses. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 2018;Feb [Web Reference]
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