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What scientifically proven negative side affects does marijuana cause?

What scientifically proven negative side affects does marijuana cause?

There are many. ..: They are nicely summarized in this post:

https://www. Healthtap. Com/#expert_posts/1324753. ...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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What negative side effects does marijuana have on minors?

What negative side effects does marijuana have on minors?

Lowered IQ?: Adolescents can have the same side effects as adults, such as anxiety & confusion, but studies suggest the developing adolescent brain may be damaged by regular cannabis use. Other studies suggest little harm. Scientists agree it is less harmful than alcohol but there is little consensus beyond this. I advise avoiding regular use until age 18, at least until further research is done. See comment:. ...Read more

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Can you have negative side effect while using Nexaplanon and marijuana?

Can you have negative side effect while using Nexaplanon and marijuana?

Most likely...: You can have a negative side effect to either one alone, so together is also plausible. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist for details. ...Read more

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I have not smoked marijuana for a long time and my probation drug tests have been coming back negative. What caused me to pee pos. Last week midol?

I have not smoked marijuana for a long time and my probation drug tests have been coming back negative. What caused me to pee pos. Last week midol?

Seems possible: Only you know if you have a real reason to have tested positive. I have no horse in this race, so I believe you did not slip up. And there is a lot of concern about false positives. Here's a long piece on a reliable website supporting your claim. Search for the word 'midol' - it's there. Http://www. Drugs. Com/answers/false-positive-test-caused-new-study-info-560323.html Good luck. ...Read more

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Marijuana and seroquel (separately) have the same negative effects on me. Memory impairment, dissociation, intense sleepiness, feeling of dying. Causes?

Marijuana and seroquel (separately) have the same negative effects on me. Memory impairment, dissociation, intense sleepiness, feeling of dying. Causes?

Common ADE's: Or adverse drug events for both drugs. If someone is prescribing the seroquel (quetiapine), they need to know it is having these adverse (side) effects and either adjust the dose or try another med. If your doctor doesn't know about your marijuana use, they need to - otherwise they are flying blind. Marijuana commonly causes all those symptoms, especially in younger people, sometimes permanently. ...Read more

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Will a marijuana cookie help my 75 year mother with her pain from hip surgery? Is it safe? Any negative side effects? Pills make her sick.

BE CAREFUL!: I wouldn't give an elderly person a controlled substance (or street drug) without a prescription. Marijuana can be very dangerous if not used in the appropriate way, particularly if it is laced on the street (as they often can be) with any number of substances. Maybe physical therapy, psychotherapy, or a pain management doctor would be a better choice for your mom. ...Read more

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Do marijuana side affects ever go away cause ever since I've quit I've gotten throat issues like a lump in throat sensation and hurting ringing ears?

Eval: Strength of cannabis varies from plant to plant & contamination of the leaves with pesticides and other chemicals is common. Therefore, you never really know what you are smoking. If this issue is not resolving it may be related to what you inhaled, allergies, anxiety etc. Your physician can better sort this out with you - be honest when providing a history. ...Read more

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What are the positive and negatives of marijuana?

More negatives: If you're dying from an incurable disease can't eat & have lots of nausea, then mj is for you. Otherwise, mj is a disaster. Takes away motivation, reasoning, perception & persistence. Is definitely a "gateway" drug since mj users think its cool to smoke, then they're more willing to use other drugs. If you haven't used, don't. If you have, stop. ...Read more

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What chemicals in marijuana negatively effect your body?

No clear answer: This substance has been a part of life in the US, albeit illegal, for the past century. It seems to make people happy, loopy, non-violent, and maybe dumb. The health consequences are not so obvious as excess alcohol or use of the other illegal drugs. The smoke does exacerbate lung troubles. I'd urge you to "be high on life", embracing all that it offers with a clear mind. ...Read more

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Does marijuana have any proven affects on mental acuity? Given it is only used twice a week.

Does marijuana have any proven affects on mental acuity? Given it is only used twice a week.

No: Marijuana appears to decrease mental acuity. Remember thc from marijuana is stored in the fatty tissues of the body and takes a considerable time to to be broken down and excreted from the body. ...Read more

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Would an epididimys cyst be affected negatively by smoking marijuana?

No, but your brain: Will be. Despite being legal in many places, marijuana is a mild altering drug and will damage your brain.
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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What conditions or changes could cause marijuana to have adverse effects?

What conditions or changes could cause marijuana to have adverse effects?

Age, strain, genetics: Marijuana is hazardous for young people- regular users will have lower iq til about age 17. Some people become very anxious from it- this is related to your genetics/constitution but can also be influenced by the strain as diff. Strains have varying ratios of thc, cbd etc, thus some are more calming ; agitating. Like all medicines, what helps some can harm others ; it is not for everybody! ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana cause a migraine?

Can smoking marijuana cause a migraine?

Yes.: A migraine attack can be caused by many things and many things can be caused by marijuana. ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana cause infertility?

Yes: Research has shown smoking maijuana increases chances of infertility because less sexual desire, a greater chance of impotence, fewer and weaker sperm, a lower chance of a viable egg, and a marijuana tainted uterus. The chances of getting pregnant much lower when both sexual partners use marijuana. ...Read more

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Is it true that marijuana can cause gynecomastia?

Is it true that marijuana can cause gynecomastia?

Yes and More: Gynecomastia comes from the greek meaning "gyne" meaning woman and  "mastos"  meaning breasts.  it refers to abnormal development of large mammary glands in males. Although there may be many “causes”, most cases are idiopathic (no specific cause). The use of certain medications, drugs, organ dysfunction (kidney or liver), hormonal imbalances etc. May also be causative. ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana cause an unsafe, rapid heartbeat?

It can: I have seen many patients who get palpitations after smoking marijuana, who do not have problems after they stop. This is not common, and most smokers do not get it. I have worked up several patients with this complaint to see if they had a predisposition to things like atrial fib or flutter, or supraventricular tachycardia (svt), but did not find it. If you are having this problem, stop using it! ...Read more

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What are the side effects of babies being exposed to smoking marijuana?

What are the side effects of babies being exposed to smoking marijuana?

It's illegal, child: Endangerment. Smoking mj, tobacco, crack, etc. Inside or out of the home (it clings to fabrics) makes your baby a passive smoker, bad for his lungs & brain. Because of smaller body surface area, babies get "stoned" by much lower amts. Of mj than adults. Being in an altered state impairs infant development. If a sole caretaker is high, baby's risk of accidental injury or death is also high. ...Read more

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Has smoking marijuana ever caused a miscarriage?

Cannabis: Studies through vanderbilt university medical center have linked cannabis with ectopic pregnancy and early miscarriages. ...Read more

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Can being high on marijuana cause really painful eyes?

Yes: Cannabis can cause many neuro-psych symptoms and side effects. It might not be right for you. Other cut ingredients can be even more harmful. ...Read more

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Wellbutrin150mg and marijuana cause seizures on person with Anxiety desorder?

Wellbutrin150mg and marijuana cause seizures on person with Anxiety desorder?

Very unlikely but: Wellbutrin (bupropion) causes seizures in about 1 in 1000 people who take 300 mg or less. The incidence of seizures increases with higher doses.
Marijuana actually reduces risk of seizures. Many people who suffer from seizures poorly controlled by drugs finds marijuana often helps them far better than meds.
If someone on 150 mg of Wellbutin & marijuana has a seizure it's probably not caused by taking them. ...Read more

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Can smoking marijuana cause pulmonary embolisms?

Can smoking marijuana cause pulmonary embolisms?

Yes.: In a study of 749 people reporting marijuana side effects, 26 people (3.47%) had pulmonary embolism, all
females. Age distribution:
10-19 years: 7.69%; 20-39 years: 34.62%; 40-49 years: 23.08%. Main conditions: 1.Pain:10 people/38.46%; 2. Contraception: 10/ 38.46%; 3.Unknown: 9 /34.62%; 4.Panic attack: 5/19.23% cerebral palsy 3/11.54%
drugs co-used: yaz, (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) yasmin,
albuterol, nuvaring, motrin. ...Read more

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Side-effects of marijuana?

Side-effects of marijuana?

Many: Mj is not safe and has many side effects including; dry mouth (cotton mouth), wt gain, sedation, poor judgement, inappropriate affects, panic attacks, paranoia, anxiety, loss of drive, depression and hallucinations (mostly distortions of touch and time). On withdrawal is insomnia, irritability and anxiety. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of marijuana?

What are the side effects of marijuana?

Psychosis: It appears that marijuana can lead to the first outbreak of schizophrenia in people genetically predisposed to this illness. It also damages lungs in the way similar to tobacco. ...Read more

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Tx for gastroparesis caused by marijuana?

Modify diet, meds: Don't smoke marijuana. Drink water throughout your meals. Sometimes eating smaller meals of soft, low fiber and low fat foods can help. You can try mild exercise after eating. You may need a medicine like Reglan (metoclopramide) to help stimulate stomach contractions. If the gastroparesis is severe, then you may need to have a feeding tube to your intestine or electric gastric stimulator implanted. ...Read more

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Does marijuana cause a reaction with anesthesia?

Does marijuana cause a reaction with anesthesia?

Mariuana anesth: Yes,

there are interactions and if you have recently taken marjuana you need to inform your anesthesia provider. ...Read more

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