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Does food poisoning cause body aches?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Possibly

Dehydration from food poisoning certainly can and food poisoning can produce a reactive arthritis.

In brief: Possibly

Dehydration from food poisoning certainly can and food poisoning can produce a reactive arthritis.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possibly

Food poisoning is a general term which can include becoming sick by ingesting food contaminated by toxins, bacteria and/or viruses, among other things.
Viral forms of food poisoning can be associated with body aches, usually just for a few days.

In brief: Possibly

Food poisoning is a general term which can include becoming sick by ingesting food contaminated by toxins, bacteria and/or viruses, among other things.
Viral forms of food poisoning can be associated with body aches, usually just for a few days.
Dr. Simon Tsiouris
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