Chemicals

  • Abrin - protein failure
  • Acids (caustics) - chemical burn
  • Adamsite (diphenylaminechloroarsine) - ocular, nasal and respiratory tract irritation
  • Ammonia - ocular, nasal and respiratory tract irritation
  • Arsenic - gastrointestinal and nervous distress
  • Arsine or Stibine - liver failure
  • Barium - gastrointestinal and muscle failure
  • Benzene - bone marrow failure
  • Brevetoxin - neurotoxin
  • Bromine - depending on route of exposure: respiratory, skin, digestive irritation 
  • BZ - anticholinergic (neurotoxin; sympathetic activation)
  • Carbon monoxide - blood toxin
  • Chlorine - choking agent
  • Chromium - oxidant: hemolysis, renal, and liver failure
  • Colchicine - neurotoxin, blood toxin
  • Cyanide - neurotoxin, cardiotoxin 
  • Digoxin  - cardiotoxin

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