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Marijuana for nausea, is this good?

Marijuana for nausea, is this good?

Legal alternative: Marijuana is legal is over twenty states nationally, and does not have the sedative side effects of many prescription anti nausea drugs. Another positive effect is stimulation of appetite. This can be critical in aids patients, and those suffering from nausea and vomiting due to cancer chemotherapy. It is my professional opinion is that cannibus usage for many medical diagnosis will expand fast. ...Read more

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Can medical marijuana be prescribed for anything other than pain or nausea?

Can medical marijuana be prescribed for anything other than pain or nausea?

Yes: There several other condition for which it may be beneficial. Unfortunately, all that is required is poor judgement in a patient and greed in a few doctors. I cannot tell you how many inappropriate med marijuana patients I have encountered. ...Read more

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What suppresses nausea and stimulates appetite as well as medical marijuana? Will be traveling, need something legal nationwide-usa

What suppresses nausea and stimulates appetite as well as medical marijuana? Will be traveling, need something legal nationwide-usa

Need to see doctor: Ongoing nausea and lack of appetite need to be evaluated rather than simply medicated. In states that allow "medical" marijuana, there are very specific guidelines for its prescription. Some call their use of marijuana "medical" when it's actually obtained outside this system & guidelines. Please see your own physician to work on your basic problem. This is separate from a marijuana clinic. ...Read more

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Will marijuana treat nausea in chemo and HIV patients?

Yes, BUT: Marijuana can decrease nausea and increase appetite. However, it has estrogen-like effects which makes it unsafe for women with estrogen-sensitive cancer. It is also illegal in most states. Marinol is a prescription medication containing the active compounds in marijuana. ...Read more

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Does smoking marijuana get rid of nausea?

Does smoking marijuana get rid of nausea?

Often but not always: No medicine or herb works equally well for everyone but marijuana is often very effective for nausea. Some patients with severe nausea from chemotherapy find it works better than the strongest pharmaceutical drugs. Of course, it is always wise to address the source of the nausea if possible. ...Read more

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Can you use marijuana to treat post kidney transplants with ongoing nausea?

Absolutely Not: Marijuana is not safe in post transplant patients as it may interact with many of the anti rejection medications and alter their levels. Consuming marijuana will also disqualify you from getting another transplant in the future if this one fails. ...Read more

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