Choose Your Poison
By University of California San Francisco
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Do you think you could tell the difference between colorful little pills and tasty candy? Could your 3-year old?
Test your ability to identify all the medicines and potential poisons in this FREE and FUN game!
Poison exposure is the 2nd leading cause of injury to kids 5-years old and younger. Common household products like medicines can cause accidental poisonings.
Whether you are a parent, teacher, doctor, nurse, pharmacist, health care worker, or just interested in learning more about
poisonings, this FREE app is a great resource for you, your family or
The California Poison Control System is the largest provider of free, expert and confidential treatment advice & help in case of poison exposure in the U.S.
We are available 24/7 for fast, free and expert help over the phone at 1-800-222-1222.
-We manage over 900 poison cases every day,
-We save California $70 million in health care costs and avert 61,000 emergency room visits every year.
.51% of all poison exposures in the U.S. involve children under the age of 5
. 94% of poison exposures occur in the home
.78% of poison exposures are treated at home with help from our hotline
Did you swallow, breath in or spill something in your eye or on your skin that might be harmful?
Call California Poison Help Line at 1-800-222-1222 anytime for fast, free, expert help that can save you a trip to the emergency room.
Part of the School of Pharmacy, Division of Clinical Pharmacy.
All photos copyright © Winokur Photography www.winokurphotography.com.
What's New in Version 1.3
Minor layout changes
Cool! Sound- OFF
The app is great, please remove the really loud 'correct' sounds. Very interesting however.
- Category: Medical
- Updated: May 12, 2011
- Version: 1.3
- Size: 3.4 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: Jeff Jorgenson
- 2011 Regents of the University of California; photos © Winokur Photography
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.