Many poisonous substances can potentially turn fatal if inhaled, digested, or absorbed by the body. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Poisons Overview

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Chemical Poisoning and Syrup of Ipecac

Food Poisoning

Lead Poisoning

Mushroom Poisoning in Children

Medical Reviewer: [Foster, Sara RN MPH, Gaskin, Kelly RN, MSN, CPNP] Copyright: Copyright © 2007 Staywell Content Services, Inc. except where otherwise noted.


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