Hotlines and Online Advice
FDA adverse event reporting system for drugs, biologics, medical and radiation-emitting devices, and special nutritional products. Can contact via phone (800-FDA-1088), email, or fax.
The Clinician Consultation Center Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline: 888-HIV-4911 (888-448-4911). For providers and healthcare workers needing PEP case consultation related to exposure to HIV, viral hepatitis, and other bloodborne pathogens. Website includes guidelines, PEP FAQs, and other publications.
- Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System
(VAERS) Vaccine surveillance program of the FDA Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research. Call 800-822-7967 to obtain VAERS form or assistance from staff in filling out the VAERS form.
- Hepatitis C Association Support Line
877-HELP-4-HEP (877-435-7443). Mission is to educate the public and provide emotional support to patients living with hepatitis C.
- Liver Health Connection
Offers a helpline to answer your questions regarding liver disease and viral hepatitis: 800-522-HEPC(4372).
- HIV/AIDS/Hepatitis C Nightline: Hotline providing support for people with HIV or hepatitis C and their caregivers during the evening and nightime hours. Call 800-273-AIDS or 415-434-AIDS, 5 pm - 5 am Pacific time. Also offers Spanish-language hotline at: 800-303-SIDA or 415-989-5212.
- American Liver Foundation Helpline: The national ALF Helpline is available to answer questions about liver disease and liver wellness. This resource provides emotional support to patients and information on local resources including where to find physicians in your area. To reach the Helpline, call 800-GO-LIVER (800-465-4837).