Common Poisonous Fruits and Vegetables

Other common fruits and vegetables that can be poisonous

Other common fruits and vegetables that can be poisonous are:

  • Lychee: Unripened fruits contain a type of amino acid in seeds and can cause illness by affecting blood sugar level.
  • Starfruit: Contains neurotoxins that can harm kidneys and cause total kidney failure for those with kidney disease.
  • Yucca: If not processed properly cyanide in the root can cause sickness.
  • Sugarcane: Mold on sugarcane skin can be dangerous as it contains poison.
  • Raw red kidney beans: Contain toxin phytohemagglutinin and is dangerous. Eat cooked red kidney beans only.
  • Potato: Do not consume sprouted or green beneath skin potatoes as it contains high amount of solanine chemical. Solanine causes dizziness, vomiting, headache and diarrhea.


Published by: HealthyLife | Posted on: July 25, 2018

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