Poison and adults
The number one cause of poisoning among Idahoans age 20 years and older is from ethanol - in the form of alcoholic beverages. The second leading cause is from taking sedatives.
Although rare, deaths have been reported in Idaho residents because the victim drank alcohol and took drugs.
Other leading causes of poisoning among Idaho adults are eating or drinking things like aspirin, acetaminophen, drugs for the heart, and inhaling dangerous fumes or vapors.