Most Common Poisoning Emergencies

Top Ten Adult Poisonings in 2011

  • Sedative/hypnotics/Antipsychotics
  • Analgesics
  • Antidepressants
  • Alcohol
  • Cardiac Medications
  • Cosmetics
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Pesticides
  • Stimulants
  • Cleaning Products

Top Ten Children < 5 Poisonings in 2011

  • Cosmetics
  • Cleaning Products
  • Pain reliever
  • Topical Preps
  • Foreign Bodies
  • Cough and Cold Medications
  • Arts and Crafts and Office Supplies
  • Plants
  • Vitamins
  • Pesticides

Prevention Tips



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