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Puffer fish has caused tetrodotoxin poisonings in the U.
Blowfish poison, called tetrodotoxin, is nearly 100 times more poisonous than potassium cyanide.
Its poison, called tetrodotoxin, is nearly 100 times more poisonous than potassium cyanide and can cause death within 90 minutes of consumption.
The pufferfish toxin, tetrodotoxin, causes muscle paralysis, which can lead to respiratory arrest.
Active groups of saxitoxin and tetrodotoxin as deduced from action of saxitoxin analogs on frog muscle and squid axon.
It appears that voltage-gated sodium channels are the target of many natural neurotoxins that include batrachotoxin as well as tetrodotoxin (TTX), saxitoxin (STX), conus toxins, scorpion toxins and aconitine.
Most of their skin and organs contain a lethal neurotoxin, tetrodotoxin, which has no cure and causes respiratory and heart failure if eaten.
The poison tetrodotoxin present in its organs, not the meat.