What are the symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning?

Unfortunately, carbon monoxide poisoning symptoms are often overlooked because they’re similar to the flu. Here are some of the symptoms to look out for.

Low exposure:

  • Headaches
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea

Higher exposure:

  • Severe throbbing headache
  • Drowsiness
  • Disorientation
  • Confusion
  • Accelerated heart rate

Maximum exposure:

  • Unconsciousness
  • Convulsions
  • Cardiorespiratory failure
  • Coma
  • Death