Comments for Drugs or Herbs That Simulate Death Symptoms

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Dec 05, 2010
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
this is it
by: Anonymous

tetrodotoxin it comes from a puffer fish

Sep 30, 2010
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Opium is another possibility
by: Anonymous

I read in another online article that opium is a good possibility for someone who wanted to fake his death.

Aug 24, 2010
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
I think puffer fish is another
by: Anonymous

I think pufferfish is another one. I've heard witch doctors using this in their potions to create zombies, but scientists figure pufferfish is a paralytic that makes a person appear dead and then "resurrected".

Aug 04, 2010
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Check out the latest Sherlock Holmes movie for another possibility
by: Anonymous

The 2009 Sherlock Holmes movie used one such drug. The plant it came from was mentioned, but I can't remember it, and I don't know if it is fiction or fact. But you can rent the movie and check it out.

Aug 04, 2010
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Mandrake is one possibility
by: Anonymous

I saw on a documentary about Jesus that one such drug is mandrake. It has powerful sedative qualities and was well known for this since antiquity. They were exploring the possibility that Jesus was given a dose of mandrake while he was on the cross to fake his death and then revive him later on.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Forensic Q & A.

Return to Drugs or Herbs That Simulate Death Symptoms.