Definition of Neurotoxin

Neurotoxin: Any substance that is capable of causing damage to nerves or nerve tissue. For example, arsenic and lead are neurotoxins.


Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

Search MedTerms:


Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.