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Is smoking weed bad for my stomach ulcer?

Patient: Is smoking weed bad for my stomach ulcer?

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Thank you for your medical query at AskTheDoctor.comI understand your concern.Yes, smoking weed causes gas tritis, which further increases the chances of ulcer perforation.So, please avoid it. Even one instance of smoking can cause a lot of harm.Hope this was helpful,Regards

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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