Additional Common Names: American Mistletoe
Scientific Name: Phoradendron flavescens
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Toxalbumin, pharatoxin viscumin (Lectins, Phoratoxins)
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea, low blood pressure (rare), difficulty breathing, low heart rate
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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