Strychnine - The Poisoncast #12

On this episode of The Poisoncast learn how strychnine causes death.  Unknown to most people, this toxin has historically been used as both a poison and a therapeutic.  Learn why.

 Thomas Hicks, the winner of the 1904 Olympic Marathon

Thomas Hicks, the winner of the 1904 Olympic Marathon

 strychnine homeopathy (worthless, don't buy it) on Amazon.

strychnine homeopathy (worthless, don't buy it) on Amazon.