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any medications that can cause learning disabilities if overused or taken in large does?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Many: Anticonvulsants (for seizures or migraine), antihistamines, sedatives, analgesics (pain relievers), opiates, alcohol, antidepressants, lipid drugs (for high cholesterol), chemotherapy, antipsychotics, illicit drugs, particularly marijuana. If you are using medication and feel your ability to learn is impeded, please discuss with prescribing doctor.
Answered on Nov 2, 2012

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