Anyone who suspects they or someone else may have been poisoned should call 1-800-222-1222 (American Association of Poison Control Centers > Carolinas Poison Center) to speak to a local expert.
Be prepared to give the Specialist the following information:
- Patient's Age
- Patient's Weight
- Patient's Medical History
- Type of Exposure
- Time of Exposure
- Product Information - have container available.
- Telephone Number
Charlotte and Mecklenburg County residents may also call their local emergency line at 704-355-4000.
Non-emergency information may be obtained by calling the business line between 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. EST at 704-512-3795.