A 21-year-old member asked:
Can recreational drugs hurt my kidneys?
2 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: Recreational drugs are metabolized through the liver, kidneys, or both. Thus drug use can very easily damage these organs.
6.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dentistry 45 years experience
Yessssssssss: Recreational drugs can affect everything in the body. Better think of your health.
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Dec 9, 2013
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.