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Does marijuana have an effect on memory loss?

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Dr. Lori Wagner
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Memory loss can be attributed to marijuana use; marijuana is thought to effect protein synthesis in the brain.

In brief: Yes

Memory loss can be attributed to marijuana use; marijuana is thought to effect protein synthesis in the brain.
Dr. Lori Wagner
Dr. Lori Wagner
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It can

Yes, memory loss can occur with mj.
Certainly with acute intoxication, but also in long term use. It has no beneficial effect on memory loss, though.

In brief: It can

Yes, memory loss can occur with mj.
Certainly with acute intoxication, but also in long term use. It has no beneficial effect on memory loss, though.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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