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First Aid Tips

Has the person collapsed or stopped breathing?
Call 911 or your local emergency number right away.

Swallowed the wrong medicine or too much medicine?
Call .

Inhaled poison?
Get to fresh air right away.
Call .

Poison on the skin?
Take off any clothing that the poison touched.
Rinse skin with running water for 15 to 20 minutes.
Call .

Poison in the eyes?
Rinse eyes with running water for 15 to 20 minutes.
Call .

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