Suicide by Cyanide (Bitter Almonds etc.)

Side Effects:
Weakness, nausea, anxiety, vomiting (which could prevent the deadly effect by reducing the concentration!).
Common symptoms are cramps, blurred vision, ringing in the ears, sore throat, headache.

Bitter Almonds (Amazon, health food shop etc.).
   Minimum 1g (0.35oz) per Kg (2.2 lbs) body weight. One bitter almond weighs about 1g.
   Take 1 or a bit more per kg body weight. For examle 100 bitter almonds for 80kg body weight.
* Artificial sweetener or sugar (against the bitterness).
* Water or another beverage.
* Maybe “Paspertin” to calm your stomach lining.
* Maybe Alcohol (see below “Information”).
* Sleeping pills and high fatigue are recommended (because of the unpleasant side effects).
* Maybe a Suicide Note (gladly also here public in the “Suicide Bulletin” in “Message Board”).
Mention this website is welcome (look at “Media”).

1. Mince the bitter almonds with a mixer, with the addition of a little water and enough sweetener.
    The mass must be drinkable, but not too much.
2. Maybe place a suicide note, and gladly a reference to this website beside yourself (look at “Media”).
3. Swallow the drink, and perhaps sleeping pills. If you use Paspertin, take it app. 20min before.

If you live alone, and no one will find you regularly, then use a delayed email delivery (like,
or send a paper letter.

“Artist dies from eating bitter almonds” (The Glasgow Herald –  9. of the June 1983)