Poisoning has always been a popular method of getting rid of one’s enemies, but is there actually a “perfect” poison capable of being completely undetectable? Here are 6 of the poisons that have confounded doctors throughout history!
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We treat ethylene glycol poisoning in veterinary medicine all the time, usually in dogs, and unfortunately with the APBT (American Pitbull Terrier). We keep a bottle of Smirnoff Vodka in house for such treatment. The poisoning is literally treated with ethanol. In dogs, it must be ingested within 8-12 hours of poisoning, and within 3 hours of poisoning in cats. After these time periods have passed, ethylene glycol poisoning is almost 100% fatal without hemodialysis. Quick response to treatment is critical for survival.
Commercially made pharmaceutical antidotes (i.e., fomepizole) are the preferred treatment choice; however, this drug can be expensive and some veterinary hospitals do not carry it. Because of its low cost and ease of availability, alcohol (ethanol) is the antidote of choice for some veterinarians. Both antidotes work the same way by blocking the formation of ethylene glycol’s toxic metabolites that lead to acidosis and kidney damage. Hard liquors, including vodka and Everclear, when delivered intravenously, can save your pet’s life.
I had to take my little mutt pup after his antifreeze poisoning and luckily 25 miles away the er vet had the antidote you're speaking of..they had it ready,I paid bolted back and my little bean lived...what is the success rate when grain alcohol is used for them? I know it costs a fortune for the antidote & it caused seizures. I suspect my ex of putting some on a piece of food in the yard. Then I had a silly sweet friend literally pressure wash the yard for a 5 pound pup. That's why I was looking at this video...things to look out for for my dogs now
Ethylene glycol is especially dangerous to have around if someone is an alcoholic. My mother is a retired social worker, and she had a client who died because she had no wine, beer or liquor left and she drank antifreeze because the ethylene glycol was a form of alcohol. I was in the room because mom was called at home and ended up having to spend her weekend planning her client’s funeral.
0:28, this is my motto, I wake up screaming this every morning. It is scrawled on my walls in the blood of my enemies and seared into my brain by endless repetition and an accident with a scalding iron.
Poisons are "indetectible" insofar that if they are not specifically looking for it, they won't know about it. For instance if you poisoned someone to death with dimethyl mercury, they wouldn't likely determine they died of mercury poisoning. They would need to hypothesize they died of mercury poisoning, and then do a specific chemical test to test for the presence of mercury. And if they didn't, they'd conclude they died of natural causes. And such tests, there are a LOT of possible poisons, and they're not just going to sit there and test for the presence of thousands and thousands of possible poisons. Once they're done testing for mercury if it was negative, they'd have to test for ethylene glycol, i.e. antifreeze. Once they're done with that test, they'd test for arsenic. Once done with that test, they'd test for dioxin. For botulinum. For ricin. For methanol. For formaldehyde. For cyanide. For strychnine. For thallium. For lead. For pufferfish toxin. For sulfur dioxide. For hydrogen sulfide. The last 2 are smelly gases though. You'd have to like lock them in a room for that. There isn't some magical test that would just detect and identify any toxic chemical in the bloodstream, they'd have to perform separate tests for each one, and they're not going to test for thousands of things with every dead body that shows up in the morgue, they have more bodies to deal with. So if they get a body, unless they have a good reason to suspect they were poisoned by a specific thing, they're just going to conclude they died of natural causes.
So go ahead folks, murder away! Just make sure to pick one that doesn't have gruesome and identifiable symptoms that makes them say "aha, this looks like XXXX poisoning". And most of them don't. Most of them will just turn you off like a lightswitch and leave the victim looking like they died of a brain hemorrhage or a heart attack.
"anyone who's knows a good way to get rid of a stinking smell?" ==> Drench the corpse in "Thioacetone" (C3H6S).
Nobody will EVER notice the stench of death whilst retching their guts from a half-mile away.
My friend’s brother once made a belt out of oleander branches and had to go to the hospital. He also had a huge rash around his midsection and refused to go swimming without a shirt because of it. Needless to say he never did that again.
you have to show support for AT LEAST ONE OF THE POISONS?!!? if you were in charge of the king's dungeon and have to poison a child molestor which would you choose? what if it was Socrates you were putting to death?
well if you want to try to get away with murder it might not work it wouldnt have worked on me because we had phone calls to prove it was murder
my dad tried to kill me by tampering with the moths/caterpillars in my stomach knowing i had them and what they could do because he watched your scishow vid that i cant prove
however there was a youtuber who called him and told him exactly what was going on and how he needed to get me to a place where my stomach could be pumped
the reason i am still alive and going to be completely fine is because of pure luck and my aunts friend so getting away with murder is easy if you dont leave any traces
tampering with parasites in somebodys body is a decent way to try thx for this ha bisky vid i love you hank and i love that i get to say my dad tried to murder me i am a kitty i have 9 lives
in early 2016, an Indonesian woman named Jessica Kumala Wongso poisoned her friend, Mirna, in a cafe using cyanide. Mirna who drank the poisoned coffee died minutes later after ingestion, the funny thing is the cafe had CCTV that proved Jessica has put something into Mirna's coffee before the murder took place aand yet the case took a year to finish. Jessica convicted with murder with 20-years jail sentece.
The class of drugs that Levitra, Viagra, Stendra, and Cialis belong to are called PDE5 inhibitors. They work by relaxing tight blood vessels, allowing more blood to surge into the penis and cause an erection, says Gregory Bales, M.D., an associate professor of urology at the University of Chicago.
The little pills do the trick for more than two-thirds of men with Viagra protects the heart (ED). They also work for guys who simply need them for a short time to get their “confidence back,” says Michael Eisenberg, M.D., director of male reproductive medicine and surgery at Stanford University.