Water Hemlock

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How does Water Hemlock work?

Water hemlock contains ingredients that are poisonous and have many dangerous effects on the body.

Are there safety concerns?

Water hemlock is UNSAFE for anyone to take.

All plant parts are poisonous and can cause death in as little as 15 minutes. Get immediate medical attention if you have taken water hemlock. The first symptoms of water hemlock poisoning are drooling, nausea, vomiting, wheezing sweating, dizziness, stomach pain, flushing, weakness/tiredness (lethargy), delirium, and uncontrollable bowel movements. These are followed by more serious symptoms including trouble breathing, convulsions, heart problems, kidney failure, coma, and death. 

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