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A 21-year-old female asked:

Is it safe to smoke weed with a minor concussion?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
No: No, it is not safe to smoke weed after a concussion. The smoke is toxic to the human body, and may cause changes in blood pressure and in blood vessel tone (the tightness of the blood vessels).
Dr. Anthony Vertino
Clinical Psychology 24 years experience
No: Introducing any drug into a brain that has been damaged is not a good idea.

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