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Can inhaling incense smoke cause carbon monoxide poisoning?

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Dr. Simon Kimm
Urology

In brief: Yes.

The burning of both traditional incense and the drug of abuse "herbal-incense"creates carbon monoxide.
A significant dose of carbon monoxide in an unventilated space, especially in a susceptible individual can lead to co poisoning. Please be responsible and safe.

In brief: Yes.

The burning of both traditional incense and the drug of abuse "herbal-incense"creates carbon monoxide.
A significant dose of carbon monoxide in an unventilated space, especially in a susceptible individual can lead to co poisoning. Please be responsible and safe.
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