We answer questions about acute poisonings, and give advice about suitable treatment in cases of poisoning. The service is available on a 24-hour basis, every day of the year. We serve the whole country, and take enquiries from hospitals and physicians, as well as the general public. When you call us you will talk directly to a specially trained pharmacist. If needed, enquiries can be conducted in English.
- Dial 112 in case of emergency poisoning and ask for Poison Information both day and night.
- For less urgent questions dial 010-456 6700 both day and night.
- Dial 010-456 6700 if you have general questions concerning acute poisonings mon-fri 9.00-17.00
- There are special numbers for the medical service.
- Below, you can find more information about acute poisonings.
In case of Emergency
Ask for Poison info
day and night
Less urgent questions
Day and night
every day of the year
We answer questions about acute poisonings
More information from the Swedish Poisons Information Centre
Chemical Emergency Service (Kemiakuten)
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