If your child is having symptoms or you don't know the exact substance or amount swallowed, call the Poison Center Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. This call is free and confidential.
If your child ate a small amount of cat litter, give them a few sips of water and watch for vomiting or constipation. Call IPC at 1-800-222-1222 if symptoms develop. This call is free and confidential.
My kid ate cat litter. Is cat litter toxic?
Clean cat litter is minimally toxic in small amounts. If your child ate a mouthful or less, no symptoms are expected.
Dirty cat litter is also considered minimally toxic. If you’re worried your child consumed dirty litter, you can learn more about animal poop here.
Don't hesitate to call IPC at
This call is free and confidential.