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 Are cherry pits poisonous to people?

Answer On One Hand: Pits Contain CyanideEating cherry pits in large quantities can cause cyanide poisoning. Centers for Disease Control research has found that a cherry pit contains a small amount of cyan... Read More »
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Are cherry pits poisonous to dogs?

On One Hand: Cherry Pits Can Be ToxicCenters for Disease Control research determined that the average black cherry pit contains 78 micrograms (0.078 mg) of cyanide. The lowest recognized lethal dos... Read More »
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Are nectarine pits poisonous?

Yes, they contain cyanogenic glycosides as do many of the other stone fruit pits.
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Are cherry pits toxic?

On One Hand: Cherry Pits Contain CyanideAccording to the Center for Disease Control, cherry pits contain, on average, 23.5 mg/L of cyanide; black cherry pits contain approximately .078 mg of cyanid... Read More »
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Are cherry pits harmful?

On One Hand: Cherry Pits Contain CyanideCherry pits contain small amounts of cyanide, a lethal poison, according to Aggie Horticulture. Cyanide from cherry pits could build up over time, especially... Read More »
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