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Antibiotics

Antibiotics

Description

There are many different types of antibiotics, but in general, they do not cause serious symptoms in the event of dosing errors or unintentional ingestions in children.

Poisoning Risk

Low.

Expected Symptoms

  • Possible upset stomach (discomfort, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea).

Home Treatment

  • Provide something to drink for dilution.
  • Call the Poison Centre for further advice.

Remember:

  • This product should be locked up and out of sight with all of your other household medicines.
  • Always keep this product in its original container.
  • Every case is different. OPC is available 24hrs/day to provide information for your individual situation. Call 1-800-268-9017 (Toll-free) or 416-813-5900 (Local).

 


 

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