Medical Marijuana Side Effects

Medical marijuana side effects may be as simple as appetite increase or as threatening as lung cancer. Although marijuana is known to alleviate a lot of symptoms for over 4,000 years, the same as other drugs, it has side effects as well. The following are some side effects you should know.
1. Drowsiness or hypnesthesia, is a state that desires sleep. While this interferes with an individual’s ability to keep alert while working, people with insomnia could benefit from this to by alleviating the condition. When using marijuana, refrain from driving.
2. Dry Mouth or Thirst is a common medical marijuana side effect. This condition rarely if at all interferes with your daily work and can be alleviated at home.
3. Giddiness may result n bouts of laughter. While this is considered as a medical marijuana side effect, laughter could be advantageous to one’s health, for laughter is the best medicine.
4. Hunger or known as ‘munchies’ is a very common marijuana side effect. This effect is the reason why many patients use medical marijuana, such as those suffering from severe nausea, anorexia, cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, HIV/AIDS.
5. Red Eyes is another common side effect which is harmless, temporary and painless.

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