Overdose and Poisoning in Adults and Children

Description: The Specific Substance Management section has been reviewed and updated, including the addition of sodium thiosulphate as an antidote for cyanide poisoning. Further guidance has also been added on button batteries and the risks of small, powerful magnets (also known as neodymium or ‘super strong’ rare earth magnets).
Date Update Posted Online: September 8, 2021
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