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What's the treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning and its symptoms?

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: CO2 poisoning

First is to leave the contaminated environment.
The environment, i.e. Your home should be checked to determine the source. If one is exposed to high co2 levels, being put into a high oxygen environment or even a decompression chamber for severe carbon monoxide intoxication.. You should get co2 alarms for your home.

In brief: CO2 poisoning

First is to leave the contaminated environment.
The environment, i.e. Your home should be checked to determine the source. If one is exposed to high co2 levels, being put into a high oxygen environment or even a decompression chamber for severe carbon monoxide intoxication.. You should get co2 alarms for your home.
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Dr. Jack Rubin
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

In brief: CO cure

The most effective therapy for carbon monoxide (cm) poisoning is hyperbaric oxygen (hbo) therapy.
Patients who have inhaled cm are put into a hyperbaric chamber when they have had cm poisoning. Hbo is oxygen under pressure allows the blood to carry more oxygen to the body. Cm binds to hemoglobin more readily than oxygen and this is why hbo is the most effective therapy in acute co poisonings.

In brief: CO cure

The most effective therapy for carbon monoxide (cm) poisoning is hyperbaric oxygen (hbo) therapy.
Patients who have inhaled cm are put into a hyperbaric chamber when they have had cm poisoning. Hbo is oxygen under pressure allows the blood to carry more oxygen to the body. Cm binds to hemoglobin more readily than oxygen and this is why hbo is the most effective therapy in acute co poisonings.
Dr. Jack Rubin
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