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A 18-year-old male asked:

Had my first "panic" attack when smoking weed. have quit since then but still get intermittent chest/arm/jaw pains. heart has been cleared?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Cannabis psyche : Cannabis can be the gift that just keeps on giving. You may wish to consider seeing a psychiatrist at this point. Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic , delusions, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. You might feel tired, have poor concentration & slowed reaction times.
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Last updated Apr 19, 2013

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