UNDATED -- The Oklahoma State Department of Health said Monday it has activated a statewide, toll-free hotline for Oklahomans who have questions about the new H1N1 influenza, or "swine flu."

The toll-free number is 1-866-278-7134.

According to a news release, phones will be answered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

State Health officials say those hours of operation may be expanded, if necessary.

Additional information on H1N1 influenza is also available by visiting or by calling your local county health department.