Additional Common Names: Periwinkle, Running Myrtle
Scientific Name: Vinca rosea
Toxicity: Toxic to Dogs, Toxic to Cats, Toxic to Horses
Toxic Principles: Vinca Alkaloids
Clinical Signs: Vomiting, diarrhea, low blood pressure, depression, tremors, seizures, coma, death.
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.*
* A $65 consultation fee may apply.