Typo correction- Pls read Strychnos Nux Vomia as Strychnos Nux Vomica
But, Is it used in making a person to vomit ? Please clarify.
Little bit literature
on Strychnos Nux Vomica literature, thought of sharing with you.
Few decades back the seeds were exported to Australia in a large scale - to control Rabbit overpopulation
Used in rat poisoning,
Bitter taste 1 : 4,00,000 strychnine and water proportions can still make the water taste bitter,
To treat mentally
ill patients, Improve blood circulation
Used in small quantities by drug addicts for small time pleasures,
Entire tree is poisonous, but the poison is mainly concentrated in the seeds. Sometimes, the grazing cow eats the leaves of this tree, and then the milk of this cow tastes bitter like that of the tree. Then the milk is considered dangerous to humans.
English poet Milton, when these seeds entered London city
"That fatal and
built in the eclipse and
rigged with curses dark"