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Our experts can speak to a variety of poison-related topics including poison prevention methods, toxicology and provincial trends in poisonings.

Other topics or substances MPC's experts can speak to include:
  • Chemicals (household, industrial)
  • Natural exposures (plants, mushrooms, snakes, herbal remedies)
  • Medications (drug interactions, dosing errors, overdoses)
  • Carbon monoxide
  • Street drugs and alcohol
  • Personal care products
  • Prevention tips (storage, tips based on age)
  • Seasonal hazards

MPC in the News

2020 news

March 04, 2020

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News test

February 26, 2020

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Activated Charcoal Back Order

September 13, 2018

Health Canada has recalled certain lots of Activated Charcoal. A link to the recall is provided in this news update.