A 32-year-old male asked:
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i've been waking up with what i can only describe as light seizures. could this be a result of the k2/spice (senthesized marijuana)? 2/2

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
K2: If it is the only substance u took, then yes. Advise u stop using and get evaluated if symptoms persist.
Answered on May 8, 2016
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