Can Medical Marijuana Help Overcome Opiate Withdrawal Symptoms? Listen To One Man’s Story
Vincent from Hingham tells the Jay Talking Radio Show how a few puffs of marijuana helped alleviate the terrible withdrawal symptoms he suffered as he tried to wean himself from prescription opiates he took for years to treat a back injury.
“I don’t like to smoke pot but as soon as the stomachache would reappear I would take a couple of … puffs … and it went away, the withdrawals and now they’re gone completely and I don’t need the marijuana anymore.”
02:30 – Right – And it said on the Internet too, medical marijuana is great for withdrawals. I recommend it to anybody who has problems with opiates. – And it works? You know I just have to point out that any society that would not allow, for example, would even think of limiting Vincent’s ability to get off heroin by using marijuana, anybody who is against medical marijuana, any society that is against medical marijuana is a backwards, ignorant,