This article first appeared in Medical Xpress on March 25, 2019 by Carla K. Johnson.
Five years after Colorado first legalized marijuana, a new study shows pot’s bad effects are sending more people to the emergency room.
Inhaled marijuana caused the most severe problems at one large Denver hospital. Marijuana-infused foods and candies, called edibles, also led to trouble. Patients came to the ER with symptoms such as repeated vomiting, racing hearts and psychotic episodes.