Medical toxicology focuses on the diagnosis, management and prevention of poisoning due to drugs, occupational and environmental toxins, and biological agents. Examples of exposures commonly evaluated by medical toxicologists include acute drug overdoses, envenomations, ingestions of food borne or plant and mushroom toxins, hazardous exposures to chemical products, Venomous snake bites and the management of drug withdrawal syndromes.

The Toxicology Department at Machakos Hospital is well equipped to handle all.

Visiting Hours

Morning: 11.00AM -2.00PM

Evening: 04.00PM – 8.00PM