Q: Are poisons substances that cause disturbances in organisms? ¶
A: Yes, and usually by chemical reaction or other activity on the molecular scale, when an organism absorbs a sufficient quantity.
Q: Are poisons also toxins? ¶
A: Yes, and which is any poison produced by animals, vegetables or bacterium, such as the bacterial proteins that cause tetanus and botulism.
Q: Are poisons widely used in industry and agriculture, as chemical reagents, solvents or complexing reagents, e.g? ¶
A: Yes, carbon monoxide, methanol and sodium cyanide, respectively.
Q: Are poisons toxic only indirectly? ¶
A: Yes, and by toxication.
Q: Are poisons toxins produced by organisms in nature, and venoms are toxins injected by a bite or sting? ¶
A: Yes, The difference between venom and other poisons is the delivery method.
Q: Is poison a substance that obstructs or inhibits a nuclear reaction? ¶
Q: Was poison also employed in gunpowder warfare? ¶
Q: Is poison necessary for systemic poisoning? ¶