- Crab's Eyes
- Indian licorice seed
- Jumble bead
- Prayer bead
Toxic glycoprotein foun in the seeds of the jequirity plant. White or yellowish-white powder or crystals.
Exptly in cancer research.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Swiss Giftliste 1
Hazards and Protection.
Store solid abrin and its solutions in dark-colored, tightly closed containers, under refrigeration.
Wear complete protective clothing and air supplied respirators with full-face masks.
Toxic effect is eliminated with heat. Formation of dusts represent significant hazard.
Can produce toxic effects by ingestion. Inhalation and skin/eye exposure causes irritation but it is not known if systemic effectis are produced.
Drink plenty of water or milk. Vomiting might reexpose the mouth and esophagus. See physician at once.
Remove victim to clean air. Administer oxygen if required. Seek medical attention.
Remove contaminated clothing and wash skin with soap and water.
Irrigate immediately with copious quantities of running water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain opthalmological evaluations.