Pet Care

Climbing Nightshade

Deadly Nightshade
Additional Common Names: European Bittersweet, Deadly Nightshade, Violet Bloom, Blue Nightshade, Soda Apple, Poisonous Nightshade, Felonwort, Devil's Apple, Scarlet Berry, Woody Nightshade, Blue Blindweed
Scientific Name: Solanum dulcamara
Family: Solanaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Solanine
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea - common. Drowsiness, low blood pressure, low heart rate - uncommon.

If your pet ingested this plant, contact your local veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center at 888-426-4435.*

* A $65 consultation fee may apply.

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