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Is it safe to smoke marijuana for pain relief?

I was given .4mg of atropine with a fluid iv. I smoke marijuana to help other pain and gostrointestinal issue. Is it ok to smoke? I saw that atropine was derived from a a poisonous marijuana plant called deadly night shade b/c of the atropine mixed with hyoscyamine and scopolamine.
Fri, 4 Jul 2014
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
hiii
marijuana catain tetrahydrocanabiol which is psycholinguistic substance

it cause increase your pain threshold
but it is not safe to use it for long term
u will be addicted soon
better o avoid it if u r using it for pain

there are various pain reliving medicines available
consult doctors for the same
avoid marijuana and be safe for healthy life
thank u
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