Ricin (cont.)

How you can get more information about ricin

You can contact one of the following:

Regional poison control center: 1-800-222-1222

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Public Response Hotline (CDC)
    • 800-CDC-INFO
    • 888-232-6348 (TTY)
  • E-mail inquiries: cdcinfo@cdc.gov

SOURCE: CDC.gov. Facts About Ricin.

Last Editorial Review: 5/9/2013

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