Colchicum autumnale, Meadow saffron, Colchicum
Colchicum autumnale, Meadow saffron
alkaloids (colchicine), flavenoids
inhibits phagocytosis of uric acid crystals by leukocytes
(does not increase elimination of uric acid)
mitotic poison - prevents spindle formation and function
tincture 10-15 gtt every hour during acute attack
highly toxic, teratogenic CI pregnancy
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