Snopes: Oleandrin Is a Deadly Plant Poison, Not a COVID-19 Cure

Snopes: Oleandrin Is a Deadly Plant Poison, Not a COVID-19 Cure. “As a medical ethnobotanist, I study the traditional uses of medicinal plants to discover promising leads for new drugs to fight infectious diseases. It’s vital to consider both the potential benefits and risks of plant extracts in such research. I am concerned by recent reports that a chemical found in the oleander plant is being touted as a potential treatment for COVID-19.”

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