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In descending order by price per litre in US$, these are
the most expensive liquids in the world:

 

1. $10,302,700

2. $40,400

3. $32,500

4. $15,850

5. $6,900

6. $3,900-$26,400

7. $900

8. $720

9. $660

10. $400

Scorpion venom *

King Cobra venom **

Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD)

Horseshoe crab blood ***

Chanel No. 5

Insulin

Mercury

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Gamma Hydroxybutyric Acid (GHB)

Human blood

* used to treat autoimmune diseases
** used as a painkiller
*** used to detect bacteria in medicines