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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 Line

Contact Us

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration

Poison Control Program
5600 Fishers Lane 10-105
Rockville, MD 20857
Phone: 301.443.5656  

If you think someone has been poisoned and needs medical help, please call 1-800-222-1222 immediately. This will connect you to your local poison center. Please do not email a question requiring medical advice. We do not provide medical information by email. This email is not monitored 24 hours a day.

General Inquiries: PoisonHelp@hrsa.gov

Media Inquiries: press@hrsa.gov