7 doctors weighed in:

Side-effects of marijuana?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Thank
Dr. K. Olson
Psychiatry
3 doctors agree

In brief: You bet

Anxiety - even panic - can be prompted with use.
Of course motivation can suffer as well. Because of it's slow release as a result of being deposited in fat, many who do no abstain for as long as two weeks may not understand it's chronic impact. Some studies suggest impact on: sleep quality, memory, paranoia, executive function driving, comprehension, executive functioning, onset of psychosis.

In brief: You bet

Anxiety - even panic - can be prompted with use.
Of course motivation can suffer as well. Because of it's slow release as a result of being deposited in fat, many who do no abstain for as long as two weeks may not understand it's chronic impact. Some studies suggest impact on: sleep quality, memory, paranoia, executive function driving, comprehension, executive functioning, onset of psychosis.
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Board Certified, Neurology
50 years in practice
56M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available