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All substances are poisons...

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All substances are poisons...

Postby Arron » Wed Jun 16, 2004 5:34 pm

Paracelsus, the Father of Toxicology, wrote "All substances are poisons; there are none which is not a poison. The right dose differentiates a poison from the remedy."

I liked this quote. Discuss amongst yourselves ;)
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Postby seelie » Tue Jul 06, 2004 11:57 am

I work in a Research Center where we have Biologists and Toxicologists... they use a much shorter form of it

They say "the poison is in the dose"

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Postby OddDuck » Tue Jul 06, 2004 12:52 pm

That's GREAT! I'm going to use that next time when I talk about "dose" being so important and the doctors look at me like I'm nuts! HAH!

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