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Can smoking cause flu like symptoms?

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  • Feb 22 2011 03:51 PM
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Posted 22 February 2011 - 03:51 PM

So, I don't smoke that often so I don't have much of a tolerance. The main reason is that it makes me cough like crazy.

Well a friend brought over a vape and I vaped Way more than I should have (I underestimated the potency) and I woke up with flu symptoms that got progressively worse throughout the day.

I would normally think it was a coincidence, but it's happened to me before. Is there any reason for this?
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Posted 22 February 2011 - 04:03 PM

Nah the flu is probably worse. You got too high for your tolerance. With a vape you need to take it verrryyy slow cuz ya get higher off lower amounts. Also try to eat like some hours before too cuz sometimes smokin on an empty stomach can ef you up. Keep a bottle of agua too. I hate getting too high and sick(i cant stress that enough)

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Posted 22 February 2011 - 04:07 PM

Flu symptoms? Yes

-Extreme tiredness
-Cough/sore throat
-Runny nose


But it won't give you a flu if that's what you meant.

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Posted 22 February 2011 - 04:09 PM

smoking can temporarily paralyze cilia which causes flu like symptoms, or sinus infections.

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Posted 24 February 2011 - 05:28 AM

I get a stuffy and runny nose somtimes when i smoke. thats it

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Posted 24 February 2011 - 05:29 AM

dude it's spring, called allergies man




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