Additional Common Names: Meadow Saffron
Scientific Name: Colchicum autumnale
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Colchicine and other alkaloids
Clinical Signs: Bloody vomiting, diarrhea, shock, multi-organ damage, bone marrow suppression
If you suspect your pet may have ingested a potentially toxic substance, call the APCC at (888) 426-4435 or contact your local veterinarian as soon as possible.*
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