An alkaloid produced by the fungus Rhizoctonia leguminicola which causes slaframine toxicosis in horses and cattle.

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slaframine toxicosismedical dictionary

A disease of horses and cattle caused by ingestion of forages infected with the fungus Rhizoctonia leguminicola, which produces the toxic alkaloid slaframine, and characterised by profuse salivation.

See: slaframine.

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