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Uncomfortable and irregular heartbeat after smoking

My heart sometimes hurts when I take deep breaths and I can feel it skip a beat and it s very uncomfortable. When I listen to it, it sounds like it has an irregular beat and sometimes it feels like it stops for a few seconds. This usually happens after I smoke pot. Should I see a doctor about this or should I try not smoking pot for a few weeks and see if things improve? Pot will never lead to me do anything else. I ve been there, done that. I was addicted to meth for a year and was homeless. After I quit meth and started smoking pot I got a job and an apartment. So don t give me any crap about it.
Fri, 11 Dec 2009
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"Mary Jane" cute...some people get that reaction to the effect of pot. If you stil smoke despite getting negative effects that should tell you something about a psychological addiction to the drug. It is not a good thing to get irregular heart beats. Don't smoke pot...find a hobby that interests you more.
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