Neonatal cholinergic syndrome – organophosphate poisoning or herbal medicine intoxication?

  • L Van Wyk
  • I Els


A single case of neonatal organophosphate-like poisoning is presented, presumed to have been caused by traditional medicine intake. The dangers of traditional medications and naturally occurring anticholinergics are discussed.

South African Journal of Child Health Vol. 2 (1) 2008: pp. 26-27

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eISSN: 1999-7671
print ISSN: 1994-3032