oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Crocodile (Crocodylus Niloticus) bile acids and arrow poisons

Volume 31, Issue 6
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



Although it has been proved that Crocodylus niloticus bile is not poisonous, further studies to identify the bile acids were carried out. The bile acids from the reptile were not found to be different from the mammalian bile acids. The possibility that the bile acids were mixed with plants that contain cardiac glycosides is discussed.

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