New Zealand Poisons Prevention and Education Website Disclaimer

In the event of any poisoning occurrence, contact the New Zealand National Poisons Centre, phone 0800 764 766 (or any International Poison Centre found here). The information provided on this website is not to be used in the context of any specific poisoning occurrence or any other medical emergency.

This Disclaimer applies to all information made available by the University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre on this Website. The information provided and subject to this disclaimer, is for informational purposes and is only intended to be general information to the public.

This information is made available to users of this website and all other persons and entities on the basis that the University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre, their employees and agents accept no liability for any injury, loss or damage caused by reliance on any part of this information.

The University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre has made reasonable efforts to ensure that the information provided on this website is accurate, up to date and otherwise adequate in all respects. However since the University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre cannot accept or control the conditions under which this information may be used, each user should review the information in the specific context of the intended application.

This information is not intended to replace the advice of a health professional

This information is of a general nature only and is not intended as a substitute for professional health advice and no person should act solely in reliance on any statement contained in the information provided and at all times should obtain specific advice from a health professional.

In the event of any poisoning occurrence, contact the New Zealand National Poisons Centre, phone 0800 764 766 (or any International Poison Centre found here). The information provided on this website is not to be used in the context of any specific poisoning occurrence or any other medical emergency.

Information intended for New Zealand residents only

This website is intended solely for New Zealand residents and the information contained on this site is New Zealand-specific. While international visitors are welcome to utilise information found on the website, The University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre take no responsibility for any disparity arising from location-specific information.

Pharmaceutical or chemical products referred to on this New Zealand site may not be available in other countries, or may be referred to by a different name.

The University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre recognises country-specific health legislation may apply with regard to the information which may be provided. The information contained on this site and sub-sites complies with specific New Zealand health regulations and codes of practice, and makes no claims as to compliance with other country-specific health legislation.

Third Party Information

This website also contains information, brochures and resources supplied by third parties, as well as links to third party websites. The views or opinions stated in the resources collected here do not necessarily reflect those of the University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre. The University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre, their employees and agents assume no responsibility for any discrepancies or errors contained in these resources, and accept no liability for any injury, loss or damage caused by reliance on any part of this information.

Some pharmaceuticals or chemicals represented by commercial ventures are referred to within the website because of informational value or as part of statistical information. The University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre does not propose or oppose the use of any one particular company or product.

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Extracts of the information in the Web site may be reproduced or transferred for the sole purpose of providing free poison prevention information or education, but not for sale or for use in conjunction with commercial purposes. Any use of information from the Web site should be accompanied by an acknowledgment of the New Zealand National Poisons Centre as the source, citing the uniform resource locator (URL) of the article.

The information accessible through this website is current only at the time of publication and is subject to a continuous process of review, dependent on resource availability. The positions and information stated by this web site is subject to change and The University of Otago and the New Zealand National Poisons Centre reserves the right so to do without notice.

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