Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsOther - Diseases · 1 month ago

How to tell difference between sickness/panic attacks and carbon monoxide poisoning? ?

I was sick a few days ago but left the area it happened in but was still suffering from nausea, feeling like I was going to pass out, shakiness. I also have no fever which carbon monoxide poisoning does apparently. There's no gas cookers in the place I was in just an electric hob although I did have a radiator in my room. I felt sick for 3 days and have GP this week for a blood test. Any suggestions as to what this might be? I just put it down to winter bug and anxiety. 

3 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    Carbon monoxide, doesn’t have a fever but there is extreme dizziness and nausea which gets better when out of the exposure and returns when you are back there. There has to be a source of CO.  Electric appliances, no.

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  • 1 month ago

    i would go see your doctor, he can tell the difference

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  • Pearl
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    1 month ago

    your doctor will be able to tell the difference

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