Facts About Childhood Poisoning

Facts About Childhood Poisoning

Facts About Childhood Poisoning.


What Are The Reasons For Poisoning In Children?


What Are Children Most Commonly Poisoned With?

Of the calls relating to under 5 year olds over the last year, the following top 25 substances are listed below:

1 Paracetamol
2 Multivitamins
3 Silica gel
4 Oral contraceptives
5 Ibuprofen
6 Dishwashing liquid
7 Diclofenac
8 Air freshener
9 Black nightshade
10 Claratyne
11 All purpose cleaner
12 Dimetapp
13 Arum lily
14 Mushrooms
15 Thyroxine
16 Mercury thermometer
17 Essential oils
18 Glow stick
19 Bleach
20 Homeopathic preparations
21 Fly spray
22 Amoxycillin
23 Augmentin
24 Perfume
25 Toothpaste