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Can leaking of carbon monoxide be the cause for pain for my mom who is suffering from fibromyalgia ?

My mom has fibromyalgia , and we just found out we have to leave our house for a couple of days cause of carbon monoxide leaking from the heater, she has been complaining that her pain has be really bad for the past week or so. I don t know what levels we where in but we don t have any symptoms of poisoning did have a couple of headaches but that could be unrelated. can that have an effect on her?
Asked On : Tue, 18 Jan 2011
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THanks for the query

Gen muscle pain, breathlessness and headaches are definitely some of the effects of co poisoning. If she is still having it then take her to the ER, get a chest x ray doe and put her on O2, CBC with peripheral smear also needs to be done

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