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1-800-222-1222

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.

The Poison Help website will experience a temporary service outage on Saturday, July 2, 2016 for scheduled server maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience.

FAQs

FAQs

First Steps in a Poisoning Emergency

Calling Poison Help

General Questions on Poisons

Carbon Monoxide (CO) 

Household and Chemical Products 

Medicine 

Pesticides or Pest Killers

Animals, Bites, and Stings 

Plants 

School/Art Supplies 

Food Poisoning