Motherisk Help Line

A helpline and website providing information about the risk or safety of prescription and over-the-counter drugs, herbal products, chemicals, x-rays, chronic disease and infections during pregnancy and for breastfeeding mothers.

Produces the Motherisk Pregnancy Wallet card which contains basic information on risk / safety of products and medications during pregnancy. Free card may be obtained by sending a self-addressed envelope to the above address.

Motherisk also offers a website and toll free helplines for those seeking information about alcohol and substance use during pregnancy.

Address / Contact Info

Motherisk Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue Toronto, ONM5G 1X8

Phone Numbers

Help Line : 1-877-439-2744

Hours of Operation

Line Open: Monday - Friday: 9am to 5pm PST

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Castlegar, Grand Forks, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, Salmo, Trail

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 25 Apr 2019.