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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
58 years experience Neurology
Pain relief: Only in certain cases of ms when there is spinal cord disease, pain and spasticity and cramp mostly in the lower extremities , cannabis may help in sy ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Complex: First, medical marijuana arrived so rapidly on the scene that we physicians had not even done the research studies to assess a treatment role. Howeve ... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moneil Patel
17 years experience General Practice
Not as bad: There are carinogens in smoking joints or blunts, anything wrapped in paper. There are memory and cognitive defects, especially seen in the adolesce ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Multiple reasons: There are as many reasons for using cannabis as people, so you'd need to ask each for his/hers. Some include experimentation in order to personally e ... Read More
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
53 years experience General Practice
Pain: Doctors who encounter cannabis users ; who engage them learn that cannabis is a wonderful pain reliever. Pharmacology of cannabis has been well studi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
35 years experience Child Psychiatry
Possibly: When cannabis is ingested, it has to go thru the stomach and the many chemicals it contains must then be broken down by the liver. The fact is, the ef ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Can be: Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic , delusions, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term m ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
43 years experience Addiction Medicine
No.: Whatever creativity you have is already there without pharmacology. Cannabis may interfere with the motivation to use that creativity.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Mess with you!: Cannabis is a psychoactive drug that will mess with your brain. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, mi ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Tripp
15 years experience Psychiatry
No: No.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
55 years experience Psychiatry
Seek help: Find a substance abuse counselor or addiction psychiatrist. Enrolling in a partial hospitalization program or intensive out patient program ( iop) wou ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Wasser
35 years experience Addiction Medicine
It is: It is absolutely, positively physically addictive even if the intensity of the withdrawal is less than other substances.
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