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A 28-year-old male asked:

Have addison's disease, take 20mg hydrocortisone & .2mg florinef, interested in taking ayahuasca (maoi & induces vomiting) - is it safe?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
See doctor: MAOI class of drug can be associated with severe side effects and thus you need a clear indication to take it whether you have Addison's or not (even though I don't see having Addison's disease as a risk factor). Best to consult your doctor.

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Last updated Dec 31, 2016

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