Engelman cautions that "[t]wo women died in the United States in recent decades after taking large amounts of pennyroyal oil
in efforts to self-induce abortion.
indian tobacco, pukeweed, vomit wort, wild tobacco) Pennyroyal oil
Liver and kidney failure, None (Hedeoma nerve damage, convulsions, pulegioides, abdominal tenderness, lurk-in-the-ditch, burning of the throat; mosquito plant, deaths reported.
vomit wort, wild tobacco) Pennyroyal oil
Liver and kidney None (Hedeoma pulegioides, failure, nerve lurk-in-the-ditch, damage, convulsions, mosquito plant, abdominal tenderness, piliolerial, pudding burning of the grass, pulegium, throat; deaths run-by-the-ground, reported.
(Hedeoma Liver and kidney None pulegioides, lurk-in-the- failure, nerve damage, ditch, mosquito plant, convulsions, abdominal piliolerial, pudding tenderness, burning of grass, pulegium, run-by- the throat; deaths the-ground, squaw balm, reported.
Both dogs and cats have died as the result of accidental ingestion of pennyroyal oil
," Dryden says.