poison ........ when it could be deadly ?????

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Post by sdekivit » Sun Jan 15, 2006 9:18 am

one snake venom inhibits the Na(+)/K(+)-ATPase. Result: cardiac arrest and muscle fatigue.

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Post by MrMistery » Sun Jan 15, 2006 7:16 pm

mithrilhack wrote:Rasputin supposedly was poisoned and lived but not because of the acid but the lack of it. Look it up in wikipedia.

Yeah, i heard something similar. He had gastric ulcerus or something..
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