Umbrella Leaf

Additional Common Names: Indian Apple Root, American Mandrake, Wild Lemon, Hog Apple, Duck's Foot, Raccoonberry, American Mandrake
Scientific Name: Podophyllum peltatum
Family: Berberidaceae
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Podophyllin
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy, panting, coma (rare); dermal - redness, skin ulcers.

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