A 35-year-old member asked:
Are novelty oxygen bars as effective as medical oxygen treatments?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctoranswered
No: I would not use them in place of medical oxygen.
6.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Pulmonary Critical Care 31 years experience
Absolutely not: Oxygen bars needlessly separate you from your money, or are just downright harmful. Life evolved to tolerate oxygen long before it evolved to thrive in it. As such, most life on land does best when o2 is at environmental levels (21%). Higher levels can be toxic and, over a long time, accelerate aging. Fortunately, most o2 bars "sell" air identical to what you breath on a city street.
6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Jul 31, 2015
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