Daily Marijuana Users Need More Sedation During Endoscopy, What About Colonoscopy?

People who use cannabis on a regular basis need higher levels of sedation when undergoing procedures such as gastric endoscopy.

New research presented at Digestive Disease Week 2022 last weekend showed that marijuana use was related to increased odds of requiring higher amounts of sedation during gastroscopy.

didn’t have increased awareness or discomfort during procedures, but they did require more drugs,” said Yasmin Nasser, MD, Ph.D., lead researcher on the study …

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More Daily Marijuana Users Need More Sedation During Endoscopy, What About Colonoscopy?