Atropine intoxication from the ingestion and smoking of jimson weed (Datura stramonium).Vet Hum Toxicol. 1991 Dec; 33(6):588-9.VH
Anticholinergic effects occur due to jimson weed intoxication. The most common intoxication involves teenagers desiring mind-altering properties from the plant. We report 4 cases of jimson weed intoxication due to ingestion and inhalation (smoking) of jimson weed. Clinicians should be aware of the potential abuse of botanicals such as jimson weed.