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Lately have had rapid heart beating after smoking weed. Is weed a stimulant?

Lately have had rapid heart beating after smoking weed. Is weed a stimulant?

Concerning symptom: Marijuana is not considered a stimulant but is associated with increased pressure and pulse upon wearing off. I wonder if this is a contaminant of the drug or a variant of an hallucinatory effect. More worrisome is whether this is a sign of true strain on your heart or lungs. Please see your md. ...Read more

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Is it normally for my heart to "jump" sometimes when i'm smoking weed?

Is it normally for my heart to "jump" sometimes when i'm smoking weed?

No: If your heart is "jumping" when you smoke marijuana, this is a worrisome sign. Your heart "jumping" is really never the norm. You may wish to speak to a doctor and, of course, stop smoking "weed" altogether -- before it gets any worse. ...Read more

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Effects of smoking weed with heart disease?

Effects of smoking weed with heart disease?

Heart attack: and heart disease is a potential risk. the latest randomized control studies showed the growing risk of marijuana-associated adverse cardiovascular effects, especially in young people. The comorbid conditions are obesity, sedentarism, high cholesterol blood pressure. Obviously, marijuana like many other drugs is the drug has side effects. ...Read more

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I've been smoking weed for about 2-3 years now and about a month now my hearts been hurting and pounding when i smoke ! i usually smoke 1-2 times aday?

I've been smoking weed for about 2-3 years now and about a month now my hearts been hurting and pounding when i smoke ! i usually smoke 1-2 times aday?

Can affect the heart: Marijuana can increase your heart rate and slightly increase your blood pressure while lying down. It may cause a slightly increased risk for developing heart attacks and strokes. You should definitely consider cutting back on use. Consider attending 12 step mtgs or entering into a drug tx program. If you suffer from pain or other conditions, see your dr. For other forms of therapy. ...Read more

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Hello u wanted to know if smoking weed can enlarge a person's heart?

Hello u wanted to know if smoking weed can enlarge a person's heart?

I am not aware: that mild to moderate use of medical cannabis for campassionate use , causes heart enlargement or heart disease. Cocaine , alcohol and Meth can seriously damage the heart. ...Read more

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Why does smoking weed immediatly raise one's heart rate?

Why does smoking weed immediatly raise one's heart rate?

Cannabis: it appears to suppress the parasympathetic slowing effects on the heart leaving unopposed sympathetic effect ...Read more

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Been smoking weed for for years and love it. Been having an issue with heart pounding and chest pain. Please help!!!

Been smoking weed for for years and love it. Been having an issue with heart pounding and chest pain. Please help!!!

Pot Not Benign: While most marijuana use is not obsessive or addictive or dangerous it does have a serious and real possibility of causing anxiety, panic, or depression. Perhaps you can give this up for one week, or give your body and mind a break to see if these symptoms clear up. At eighteen these symptoms are not likely to be your heart. ...Read more

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

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

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. ...Read more