Over half of the calls to the Kansas Poison Control Center are about medicines. These include both prescription and over-the-counter varieties. Medicines can help us live longer and healthier lives, but when taken in the wrong way, wrong amount or by the wrong person, they can be dangerous.
Herbal or dietary supplements can be a health risk. Find out more from the Kansas Poison Center.Learn more about Herbal Supplements
Even though over-the-counter (OTC) medicines don’t require a prescription, they can still be dangerous. See safety tips from the Kansas Poison Center.Learn more about Over-the-Counter Medicines
Prescription medicines are a leading topic on the Kansas Poison Center Help line. Find out how to safely administer medications.Learn more about Prescription Medicines