Year: 2001 Source: Veterinary and Human Toxicology, v.43, no.1, (February 2001), p.31-33 SIEC No: 20011455

A familial occurrence of acute paraquat poisoning is reported. A mother administered a paraquat solution to her 3 children & then ingested paraquat herself. The children recovered fully but the mother died from her suicide attempt. (15 refs.)