Should You Smoke Weed When You’re Pregnant?

  • People who use medical marijuana and plan to get pregnant should speak to their doctor about how to protect their own own health and the health of their fetus during pregnancy.
  • If you’re a regular weed smoker or you’re prescribed medical marijuana and you want to avoid any of the negative side effects mentioned above, you should stop smoking weed as soon as you know for a fact that you’re pregnant, says Barbosa-Leiker.
  • ” For those that are using for pain management and other medical reasons, work with your healthcare provider to decrease your use and try to stop completely during pregnancy,” says Barbosa-Leiker.

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