Origin of picrotoxin
Examples from the Web for picrotoxin
Historical Examples of picrotoxin
Picrotoxin (C30H24O13) is not an alkaloid as may be seen from its formula.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
For the reaction to succeed, the picrotoxin should be tolerably pure.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection
Alexander Wynter Blyth
It would take up any picrotoxin or aloes if present, and thereby acquire a strongly bitter taste.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
It contains an active principle, cicutoxin, which in some respects is allied to strychnine and picrotoxin.
Contains a poisonous active principle, picrotoxin; used to adulterate beer, and by poachers to stupefy fish.