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chuan wuJoe Segen2016-12-11T20:26:46+00:00
CHINESE HERBAL MEDICINE
The root of Aconitum carmichaeli, which is used in traditional Chinese medicine as an anti-inflammatory, analgesic, cardiotonic, and for musculoskeletal disorders.
Toxicity Chuan wu contains highly toxic C19 diterpenoid alkaloids of aconite, mesaconitine and hypaconite. The symptoms are of aconite poisoning, which may cause death due to ventricular arrhythmias
Reference Vet Hum Toxicol 1994; 36:452