Ricin - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Ricin

Ricin is a poison that can be made from the waste left over from processing castor beans.

  • Ricin
    Fact sheet, translated into 11 languages, answering the basic questions: How can you get ricin? How is it treated? Can it be prevented?

  • Ricin
    CDC information on ricin, including basic fact sheets, clinical evaluation, laboratory analysis, and the information for first responders.Attention: Non-MDH link

  • CBRNE - Ricin
    eMedicine article about ricin including the differential diagnoses, workup, treatment, medication, and followup. Attention: Non-MDH link

Updated Friday, September 16, 2016 at 11:54AM