A 33-year-old female asked:
Im taking coumadin, (warfarin) I just had a total left hip replaced I was wondering if I smoked some weed will it affect my blood or healing wound?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Chris Berchelmann answered
39 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes, smoking anything can cause arterial vasoconstiction which will decrease blood flow to wounds and thus decrease oxygen delivery to tissue. It can and will effect wound healing.
Answered on Apr 17, 2014
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