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can marinol be used to treat appetite suppression?

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Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Marinol is used to increase appetite, for instance in cancer patients on chemotherapy who are unable to gain weight.
Answered on Jun 27, 2014
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
35 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: But you are discussing a symptom. You need to identify and treat the underlying cause.
Answered on Mar 18, 2013
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