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does smoking pot cause kidney stones

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Ask your doctor: Make sure that after all this illness that you can eat the things that you need to , to gain weight in a healthy fashion. Take into consideration the ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Weight: Make sure that you don't have an overactive thyroid or diabetes. If not, increase daily calorie intake with three healthy meals and add in a supplemen ... Read More
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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Extra calories: Simple extra calories with your choice of calorie dense food. Can use Ensure/Boost as supplement three times a day.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Multiple: Infection, anomaly, high calcium, high uric acid.
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Dietary minerals: The minerals in your diet can form crystals ANS clump together instead of passing through your system. There are many possible causes, but being well ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: By infection, or by destruction of one or both kidneys. If you offered definitive treatment and are otherwise healthy, i'd urge you to accept. Try als ... Read More
Dr. Grant Linnell
23 years experience Radiology
It's possible: Having multiple kidney stones can cause blockage of the urine drainage, infection and even kidney failure. So, in theory, yes, you could die from mul ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Yes: Kidney stones induce pain by causing obstruction. Even if the stone is small and but still in the kidney, it can still obstruct the flow of urine out ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Analysis of stone: Important to know so dietary changes can be looked at. Are you hydrating enough?
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No it doesn't: Water in it good for stone prevention.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. JUDY WASHINGTON
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it can: Ephedra can cause kidney stones. So you should not take it if you have had 2 episodes.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No it does not: Tea is usually all water which is good to prevent & doesn't cause kidney stones.
A 77-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Maybe: The oxalate in cinammon could precipitate out into the classic calcium oxalate crystals that make up one type of kidney stone.
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lisa Roazen
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
No.: Kidney stones are made up of different types of materials. The most common is calcium oxalate, but other forms exist. In persons who are susceptible, ... Read More
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