Pittsburgh Poison Control Center
A source of poisoning in Pittsburgh is actually electronic: e-cigarettes.
Triaminic and Theraflu products have been recalled for failing to meet child-resistant closure requirements.
Natlie Groves doesn’t feel well. She’s battling the flu. Her mom turned to over-the-counter medicines for relief, but was concerned about the ingredients in all the different options.
They look like ribbon candy, but they are far from it. Ten children in our area have eaten swirly, brightly-colored laundry detergent packs. This has led to calls to the Poison Control Center.
If you look on a bottle of children’s acetaminophen, you’ll see the instructions for infants are pretty much non-existent. It only says to call your doctor.