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I am paranoid from weed/cannabis?

I am paranoid from weed/cannabis?

Cannabis can have: Very serious psychiatric side effects. Paranoia is one of those. If symptoms are not resolving - recommend psychiatric evaluation. ...Read more

Paranoid (Definition)

Someone who fears others mean to harm him/her in some way. They may believe or think others are spying on them or plotting to kill them. When the fear is totally irrational and without basis it may be delusional ...Read more


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What to do if I am paranoid from weed/cannabis?

What to do if I am paranoid from weed/cannabis?

Marijuana paranoia: Your paranoia could be mild or could involve a full-blown drug-induced psychosis. Psychosis means loss of contact with reality. If your paranoia shows that your thoughts are beyond mild suspiciousness, your problem is severe and would suggest that stopping marijuana use might be important. If these symptoms continue medical help is warranted. ...Read more

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Is it the cannabis that is making me paranoid?

Is it the cannabis that is making me paranoid?

May well be.: Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic, delusions, paranoia, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. Fatigue, poor concentration, slowed reaction times & slowed problem solving. Some people develop a dry mouth, have a rapid heart rate or may feel hungry. ...Read more

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Does all types of cannabis cause paranoia?

Does all types of cannabis cause paranoia?

Hmm: I am not sure if one type of cannabis is more likely to trigger paranoia. That is for sure that concentrations of thc vary depending on what part of the plant is used and you never know if thc has been mixed with another chemical. So I doubt that you are safe regardless. ...Read more

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How do I controll paranoia? I don't smoke cannabis so why do I feel like this

How do I controll paranoia? I don't smoke cannabis so why do I feel like this

Medical evaluation.: Paranoia is a very uncomfortable experience. It is important to try to determine the cause - to develop a treatment plan. I would encourage you to see a psychologist or a psychiatrist for a comprehensive psychological evaluation. Sometimes paranoia is a personality trait but at other times it may be an illness or a symptom of an illness. Take care. ...Read more

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I quit smoking cannabis? Since 4th day I have had troath discomfort and pleghm for 2 days. Could this be cancer? I'm just 21. Is it just paranoia?

Probably not: When you smoke (cannabis, cigarettes, etc) the little hairs (cilia) in your respiratory tract get paralyzed. Thus, they don't move the secretions out of your lungs. Now that you've stopped, those cilia are "waking up" and getting rid of the secretions left in your lungs. This is the same reason smokers have a higher chance of pneumonia. ...Read more

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Extreme paranoia, auditory hallucinations. Molested as child by step father, abandoned by blood father, daughter recently raped. Drugs: More Adderall than prescribed, cannibus, Phenobarbital. She wants help, what type of places should I look into?

Extreme paranoia, auditory hallucinations. Molested as child by step father, abandoned by blood father, daughter recently raped. Drugs: More Adderall than prescribed, cannibus, Phenobarbital. She wants help, what type of places should I look into?

Inpatient care: It sounds like an intensive inpatient behavioral setting would be best. Horrible recent assault in context of a tragic family of origin with active psychotic symptoms. She needs a therapeutic setting where she is & feels safe & supported. ...Read more

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What are mental effects of cannabis / marujauna / weed?

What are mental effects of cannabis / marujauna / weed?

See below: Cognitive impairment, reduced testosterone levels, cancer and heart disease risk. Depression and anxiety with any reduction in use lasting weeks into abstinence. Oh, and physical withdrawal. ...Read more

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I am undergoing a 2hr EEG and a 72hr EEG. I am a regular Cannabis user. These are my first EEG’s ever. Will they be able to tell if I smoke during it?

I am undergoing a 2hr EEG and a 72hr EEG. I am a regular Cannabis user. These are my first EEG’s ever. Will they be able to tell if I smoke during it?

No: The EEG will reveal awake and asleep brain waves. If while using cannabis you were very relaxed the EEG may show a pattern of a relaxed brain state. But the EEG findings are not specific for medication or other substances. ...Read more

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Is weed bad for health or the cannabis?

Both bad: All products of the cannabis plant are mind altering drugs and are bad for you.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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How harmful is cannabis?

How harmful is cannabis?

Not as bad: There are carinogens in smoking joints or blunts, anything wrapped in paper. There are memory and cognitive defects, especially seen in the adolescent population. It can cause dehydration and symptoms like dry mouth and dry eyes. It can increase your appetite and can cause you to sleep (drowsiness). THC heavy strains like sativas can be associated with paranoia and anxiety. ...Read more

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Is cannabis harmful if eaten?

Is cannabis harmful if eaten?

Possibly: When cannabis is ingested, it has to go thru the stomach and the many chemicals it contains must then be broken down by the liver. The fact is, the effects of this are largely unknown and may not be very good for you. Also, the psychoactive effects may be prolonged and unpredictable compared with smoking cannabis, which could result in some unforeseen impairment. Good question. ...Read more

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People with m/s smoke cannabis why? How does that help?

Pain relief: Only in certain cases of ms when there is spinal cord disease, pain and spasticity and cramp mostly in the lower extremities, cannabis may help in symptomatic relief. ...Read more

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So if I consumed my Cannabis in a eating way it will be ok????

So if I consumed my Cannabis in a eating way it will be ok????

No: If you test positive, you have a better chance if you say you didn't know what you were getting into. Good luck. Drug testing, right? This is not the place to discuss the wisdom of our cannabis laws. ...Read more

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What is cannabis oil?

Cannabis oil: Please refer to the following article on wikipedia. Hash oil - wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/hash_oil
hash oil (also known as dabs, shatter, or wax) is a resinous matrix of cannabinoids often obtained from the cannabis plant by solvent extraction. ...Read more

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I think I am addicted to cannabis?

Probably: If you think you are, you probably are. Cannabis can be very addictive. Fortunately, there is no physical addiction and no withdrawal symptoms when you stop. More importantly, the first and most important step in stopping any addiction is to recognize you have a problem and you have already taken that step. ...Read more

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Do you really think Cannabis has any medicinal properties at all?

I do: However it is a largely unstudied drug. People have been using it recreationally and claims it does a wide variety of good for you etc etc. I'd like to see better research on it. ...Read more

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Can cannabis cure asthma?

No: You might feel better while you had it, but if anything it will aggravate it. ...Read more

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Can cannabis smoke block arteries?

Calgarycmmc. Com/athe: Answer is no but...Smoking marijuana can speed up the pulse and raise blood pressure (followed by a sudden fall upon standing or walking), roth notes.
"these effects lower the exercise threshold for chest pain [angina], and are an independent risk factor for heart attack and stroke, " he writes. Inhaling marijuana smoke can also impair oxygen delivery. Prague med rep 2009; 110 (1):5-12. ...Read more

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Could cannabis really cures cancer?

No: Some people who have severe nausea related to cancer treatments may use cannabis for that side effect. But, cannabis is not a treatment or cure for cancer. ...Read more

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Does cannabis affect wound healing?

Does cannabis affect wound healing?

Yes: Pharmacologically, the influence of smoking on wound healing is complicated, and neither nicotine alone nor any other single component can explain all of the effects of smoking on wounds. What is certain is that smoking cessation leads to improved repair and reduces wound infection (sorensen et al., 2003; lauerman, 2008).
www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pmc/articles/pmc2903966. ...Read more

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Cannabis hyperemesis syndrome, advice?

MUST STOP USE!!!: Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome - will require that you stop all cannabis use. In the meantime take hot showers and you can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep at least 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how cannabis ease nausea?

Can you tell me how cannabis ease nausea?

One of the chemicals: In marijuana seems to be more responsible for its effects of reducing nausea - cannabidiol (rather than the THC). There is an area in the midbrain called the chemoreceptor trigger zone which has lots of endocannabinoid receptors, and cannabidiol seems to quiet this area down. ...Read more

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Does cannabis enhance Tramadol's effect?

Tramadol: Yes, medical marijuana is used for pain control so it will enhance the effect of tramadol ...Read more

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Can cannabis be the reason for my anxiety?

Can cannabis be the reason for my anxiety?

YES: Cannabis reduces anxiety for many but many also get anxious from it. Like all medicines & herbs, it is not good for everyone. One of the interesting things about cannabis is there are many strains; some are more stimulating, some more sedating. High cbd strains cause less anxiety. However, even though I believe cannabis to be a useful medicine for many, I advise not using it until age 18-see comment:. ...Read more

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Does cannabis oil help cure endometriosis?

Unsure: There are some individuals who indicate that cannabis oil will help with disruption of Endocannabinoid System due to endometriosis. I don't know how much scientific study there is on the matter. I find this a bit curious - but I have no expertise in gynecology. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of cannabis abuse?

Several: Vulnerability to psychotic disorders including schizophrenia, problems with memory and concentration, increased appetite and weight gain. ...Read more

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Does quitting cannabis affect your depression?

Quitting cannabis...: ...Can affect your mood. It can make you more depressed and cause agitation, insomnia, restlessness and anxiety. Later if you stay off the substance you may feel more alert, energetic, less depressed and develop a general sense of well being. Try it, you'll like it. ...Read more

Marijuana (Definition)

Marijuana refers to the various preparations of the Cannabis plant into the psychoactive drug for recreational use ...Read more


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