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Should I talk to my doctor about my poisoning symptoms?

In almost all cases, you should talk to your doctor immediately about your poisoning symptoms, as quick treatment is usually crucial. If you can identify your poison in some minor cases, you may not need a doctor. Mild carbon monoxide poisoning, for example, only requires some fresh outdoor air. More serious carbon monoxide poisoning, however, should have oxygen given by a doctor.

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