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Arizona Dispensaries Association partners with Arizona Poison Centers to promote safe cannabis use, informational resources
PHOENIX (Jan. 23, 2023) —  Arizona Dispensaries Association (ADA), the voice of Arizona’s cannabis industry, and Arizona Poison Centers have created a...
Jan 23, 2023
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Arizona poison centers urge caution with generic children's fever and pain relievers
PHOENIX (Jan. 4, 2023) – Experts from Arizona’s two poison centers are urging caution about use of children’s generic fever and pain medications due to...
Jan 04, 2023
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Arizona Poison and Drug Information System warns of increased danger of illicit drugs due to xylazine contamination
PHOENIX (Dec. 21, 2022) – The Arizona Poison System, part of the Center for Toxicology & Pharmacology Education and Research (CTPER) at the University...
Dec 21, 2022
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Banner Poison Center issues warning about “gas station heroin”
PHOENIX (Dec.15,2022) – Medical toxicologists at the Banner Poison and Drug Information Center are warning people about a new commercial drug that is triggering...
Dec 15, 2022
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Arizona poison centers warn of potential holiday hazards
PHOENIX – Experts from Arizona’s two poison centers are warning the community to be aware of unexpected risks that can spoil the holiday season.  “It...
Nov 21, 2022
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Banner presents award to local Girl Scout for helping to save her father’s life
YOUNGSTOWN, Ariz. (October 03, 2022) – The Banner Poison and Drug Information Center recently recognized 10-year-old Abby LoManto for helping to save her...
Oct 03, 2022
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Arizona Opioid Assistance and Referral Line warns of alarming new “rainbow fentanyl” trend
PHOENIX (Sept. 6, 2022) – The Arizona Poison and Drug Information System, which manages the Arizona OAR Line, is warning Arizona residents and healthcare...
Sep 06, 2022
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Follow-up appointments for rattlesnake bite patients now offered at Banner - University Toxicology Clinic
PHOENIX (Aug. 30, 2022) – After seeing a significant increase in rattlesnake envenomations across Maricopa County and Arizona this season, the Department...
Aug 30, 2022
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Banner Poison and Drug Information Center warns bark scorpion stings on the rise
PHOENIX (June 6, 2022) – As the warmer months of the year arrive, so does scorpion and rattlesnake activity throughout the United States. Arizona is home...
Jun 06, 2022
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When it comes to drug testing, CBD may not be A-OK
Arizona’s poison centers are cautioning users about the potentially unknown risk of testing positive for THC, the psychoactive ingredient in marijuana,...
May 10, 2022
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