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A 30-year-old member asked:

How do doctors stop food poisoning symptoms?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Depends on the : Cause. It is better to treat the cause rather than symptoms. There are many causes of food poisoning including, chemicals, infectious agents, biological toxins and food intolerance etc.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

Do i need to have all the symptoms of food poisoning to have poisoning?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
No: There are many causes of food poisoning, e.g., chemicals, microbial toxin, infection with live viruses, bacteria, parasites etc and each type has different symptoms.
A 17-year-old female asked:

What are symptoms of food poisoning?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Food poisoning: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pains are the most frequent ones. Depends on the poison, there may be some general weakness, fever, dizziness, fatigue and more serious symptoms.

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Last updated May 10, 2013

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