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All parts of this tree are poisonous but the  berry has the highest concentration of the poison called meliatoxin, also known as tetranortriterpenes, and is poisonous to many animals.  It works as an insect repellent for the tree but will affect more than bugs as a neurotoxin.  Symptoms can include:

  • Excessive Salivation
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Weakness
  • Depression
  • Seizures