Acalypha spp.

Common name(s) Acalypha, chenille plant, red-hot cattail, foxtail, philippine medusa, Jacob's coat, copperleaf, fire dragon, beefsteak plant, match-me-if -you -can.

Toxin(s) Diterpenes.

Toxic part(S) Latex.

Signs Causes nausea and vomiting. GI upset. Rashes.

Treatment Symptomatic and supportive