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chf with med. marijuana use, is this a big problem for my heart ?

hi i have chf. im use med marijuana for other problems in relation to pain. is this a big problem for my heart? im aware that smoking is not good anyways but if i use consumable pot products will i be ok?
Asked On : Sat, 9 Apr 2011
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Welcome to HCM.
If a doctor has prescribed Marijuana, then he knows the risk involved and still considers it necessary, then you have no other choice.
I hope your doctor is aware that you are suffering from congestive heart failure (CHF).
CHF is quite a big problem and needs regular treatment with drugs as well as regular follow up.
Answered: Tue, 28 Jun 2011
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