Like our blog?! Click here to receive our monthly posts straight to your inbox!

7am-8am (6 calls)

Posted: February 10th, 2010 | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »
  1. An 11 month old child was playing with the tube of Desitin® diaper cream while his father changed his diaper.  He bit into the tube and ingested a mouthful of the cream.
  2. A mom called because she accidentally gave her 2 month old her other child’s heart medication.
  3. A mother of a 14 year old male called because he has taken his morning meds twice.
  4. A mother called with questions about the safety of the H1N1 vaccine for her toddler.
  5. An ER nurse called about a 47 year old man who came to the ER with a severe toothache.  He stated that he has taken nearly 40 tablets of acetaminophen in the last 3 days to try to treat the pain.
  6. A woman called, stating that she woke up this morning to find her husband, who has a history of depression, on the couch covered in vomit with empty pill bottles surrounding him.

This is only an hour, click here to read the rest of the day!

Bookmark and Share

Related posts:

  1. Midnight-7am (35 calls)

One Comment on “7am-8am (6 calls)”

  1. 1 Illinois Poison Center Blog » Blog Archive » A Day In the Life of a Poison Center said at 5:44 pm on February 24th, 2010:

    […] 7:00am-8:00am (6 calls) […]


Leave a Reply