My Child Ate... | Illinois Poison Center

My Child Ate...

Dec 11, 2018

...Poop, Sunscreen, Nail Polish, Diaper Rash Cream, Cigarette, Etc!!

 

You've come to the right place. Our medical experts are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to offer FREE information, treatment advice and peace of mind. If a child (or you) has been exposed to a potentially harmful substance, the "My Child Ate..." Resource Library will provide you with: substance information, possible symptoms and most importantly, what to do.  

 

Can't find the information you need?  No time to read? Call your local Poison Center immediately at 1-800-222-1222.  The call is free and confidential.

 

Click here for information on additional substances not listed on this page, here for the MCA handout and/or here for information re: why medicine bottles/containers should never be used as toys or rattles.

 

Check back frequently, as we will add to this list often.  Click here if you'd like information about FREE poison prevention education and educational/presentation materials.

A & D Ointment®
Balmex®
Blush
Chalk
Chapstick
Chewing Tobacco
Cigarette
Concealer
Cosmetics
Crayons
Deodorant/Antiperspirant (underarm)
Desitin®
Diaper Rash Cream or Ointment
E-Cigarette
Eye Shadow
Eyeliner
Foundation
Glow Stick
Gum (chewing)
Ink
Lip Balm
Lip Liner
Lipstick
Lotion (for hands, face or body)
Make-Up
Marker Ink
Mascara
Nail Polish
Nicotine Gum
Nicotine Lozenge
Nicotine Patch
Pen or Marker Ink
Pencil Lead
Poop
Silica Gel
Soap (hand or body)
Sunblock
Sunscreen
Toothpaste
Vaseline®
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