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If you suspect someone has been poisoned by a medicine, chemical or other substance, call the Poison Control Centre at 604-682-5050 or 1-800-567-8911
The BC Drug and Poison Information Centre website is NOT a substitute for talking with a trained Poison Specialist. If someone is unconscious, having a seizure, difficulty breathing or chest pain, immediately call 9-1-1.

Death Cap Mushroom Alert
Colchicine Toxicity: What Pharmacists Need to Know
A Review of Oral Iron Supplements
Hormonal and IUD Contraceptive Agents Available in Canada

Preventing Overdoses and

Saving Lives with Naloxone


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