Nebraska Regional Poison Center In Nebraska Idaho and American Samoa call toll-free,
1-800-222-1222 (Voice and TTY).
Poison Center iPhone App

WHAT TO DO IF . . .

  • The person has collapsed or stopped breathing?
    • Call 911 or your local emergency number right away.

  • Poison in the eyes?
    • Rinse eyes with lukewarm water for 10 minutes. Call 1-800-222-1222.

  • Poison on the skin?
    • Take off any clothing that the poison touched. Rinse skin with running water for 15 to 20 minutes. Call 1-800-222-1222.

  • Inhaled poison?
    • Get to fresh air right away. Call 1-800-222-1222.

  • Swallowed the wrong medicine or too much medicine?
    • Call 1-800-222-1222.

  • Swallowed something that’s not food or medicine?
    • Drink a small amount of milk or water. Call 1-800-222-1222.

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