UK NPIS 0344 892 0111
Ireland NPIC (01) 809 2566
A service commissioned by
Public Health England (PHE)
on behalf of the UK Health Departments

Welcome to TOXBASE®

The primary clinical toxicology database of the National Poisons Information Service


If you are already registered with TOXBASE please sign in:
Username and password are case sensitive.


Not registered yet? Register now!

TOXBASE® is for health professionals only.

For members of the public contact:

In Wales (NHS Direct): 0845 4647
In England (NHS 111): 111
In Scotland (NHS 24): 08454 242424 or 111
In Northern Ireland: contact your local GP or pharmacist during normal hours; click here for GP services Out-of-Hours.



If you have had difficulty in getting through to the NPIS by telephone then we will generally be aware of this and are trying to get the problem fixed. TOXBASE® should provide most of the information you require.

If you are having computer problems try clicking on the REFRESH button on your browser. If you are unable to access TOXBASE® try the backup site on Please save this alternative address in your "favourites" or desktop.

If you are having persistent problems contact your IT department or call 0131 242 1383/1360 during office hours or e-mail