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We recommend that you:

  • talk to your doctor
  • dial triple zero (000) in an emergency
  • ring NURSE-ON-CALL Tel. 1300 60 60 24 for expert health advice from a registered nurse 24 hours a day, 7 days a week (for the cost of a local call from anywhere in Victoria - calls from mobile phones may be charged at a higher rate).

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Department of Health
50 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, 3000
Victoria, Australia

Tel. 1300 650 172
(Local calls free within Victoria, except mobile phones.)

International, interstate and mobile callers
Tel. (+61 3) 9096 0000

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Reviewed on: 25-05-2023