Poison! A Podcast about Poison Control

Have you ever accidentally taken your pet's medication instead of your own? Did the kids ever eat an entire handful of gummy vitamins? When they do, be sure to turn to Poison Control for help.

Listen to our podcast, Poison!, to find out what we do and how we can help you. We're kicking it off with a series of 6 episodes about the opioid epidemic. Tune in every month for a new episode!

And remember, for any suspected poisoning, get immediate help online with webPOISONCONTROL® or by phone at 1-800-222-1222. Both options are free, confidential, and available 24/7. Both provide expert guidance for your particular situation.



Opioid Epidemic: Looking to the Future, Part 1

What did you learn from this episode? Complete our short survey to let us know! Participants will be entered into a drawing to win a $25 Amazon gift card and some Poison Control swag. The winner will be announced on our next episode!


Opioid Epidemic: Special Populations Part 2



Opioid Epidemic: Special Populations Part 1



Opioid Epidemic: Be Prepared, Save a Life



Bonus Episode: Meet Barb!



Introduction to the Opioid Epidemic:



Introduction to Poison Control:



Poison! Trailer:

Poisoned? Get Expert Help Online

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Don't use ipecac!

Ipecac syrup is no longer recommended for poisonings. Find out why.

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