When accidents happen with chemicals, medicine, or household items, call Poison Help. Get help right away from a local poison expert.
If someone is unconscious or has trouble breathing, call 911.
Just remember: "leaves of three, let it be." Learn more about poisonous plants.
Older Americans Month is celebrated each May to honor older adults’ contributions to our nation and communities – a perfect time to read prevention tips to help older adults avoid poison hazards.
Accidents happen. Be prepared. Program the Poison Help line number into your phone and share it with your family and friends so it's there when you need it most.
Yes. In fact, a quarter of the calls the Poison Help line receives are from healthcare providers. Whether they have a question on an emerging hazard or are looking for local resources to share with patients, the Poison Help line experts can help. Learn more.