Common Name: Oleander
Botanical Name: Nerium
Methods of Poisoning: Ingestion
of flowers, seeds, leaves, bark, roots and smoke from burning wood. Contact with sap from
plant, pollen from flowers.
Symptoms of Poisoning:
Skin irritation, decreased or irregular pulse rate, abdominal cramps,
vomiting, diarrhea (sometimes bloody), dilated pupils, dizziness, persistent headache,
fatigue, drowsiness, loss of visual acuity (blurred or aberrant color vision),
convulsions, respiratory failure, coma and death possible.
professional help immediately.