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What is the %chance the doctors would drugtest me at a general doctor visit? Can the doctor tell if i smoke marijuana 1 day before the appointment?

What is the %chance the doctors would drugtest me at a general doctor visit? Can the doctor tell if i smoke marijuana 1 day before the appointment?

It depends: It depends on what the doctor visit is for, and whether there are reasons the doctor might wonder about drug use. The most frequent type of drug test done is through urine, and this would be positive the day after use. ...Read more

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Doctor cleared me from having concussion. I passed the Impact test. 3 weeks since injury. Can I smoke marijuana?

Doctor cleared me from having concussion. I passed the Impact test. 3 weeks since injury. Can I smoke marijuana?

Marijuana: use has nothing to do with a concussion. Will not give you permission to smoke this drug which has its own health risks and limited studies to show any medicinal benefit beyond anecdotal. ...Read more

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I drink a 120ml bottle of chlorphineramine maleate daily and smoke marijuana over it . What health hazards I should fear?I drink a lot of water though .Plz doctors give me a handy tip.Thank you

I drink a 120ml bottle of chlorphineramine maleate daily and smoke marijuana over it . What health hazards I should fear?I drink a lot of water though .Plz doctors give me a  handy tip.Thank you

Dangerous mixture : Antihistamine abuse is associated with respiratory failure. Asking for help is an awesome first step! your cocktail concoction is a recipe for disaster. Please seek help from a drug/alcohol counselor and addiction physician. Your are clearly an addict and need help to recover and survive. ...Read more

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Is it harmful to smoke marijuana a few days before an eye corrective surgery (prk)? thank you!

Is it harmful to smoke marijuana a few days before an eye corrective surgery (prk)?

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Harmful: Sounds like a bad idea. The intentional habit of inhaling burning organic material, combined with various chemicals used in the growing and manufacturing of that material (regardless of whether it is tobacco, marijuana, or any other plant) is bad for the body. Just think about it. Who would intentionally start something burning and inhale the stuff over and over and over? ...Read more

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Concussion 2 weeks ago. Doctor cleared me to drink alcohol moderately. When is it safe for my brain to smoke marijuana again?(Decriminalized my state)

Concussion 2 weeks ago. Doctor cleared me to drink alcohol moderately. When is it safe for my brain to smoke marijuana again?(Decriminalized my state)

Marijuana is leagal: in your state and I understand that. Unless it is processed and medially supervised, I don't think it's a good idea for you to smoke it at any time. See the brain scans of Daniel Amen, MD, on those smoking it. If you have anxiety use other natural relaxants and techniques . See www.relaxationresponse.org ...Read more

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How many doctors agreed with marijuana use?

How many doctors agreed with marijuana use?

In what survey?: I don't know there has been a good recent study surveying current physicians regarding marijuana use. You also need to specify whether you are talking about recreational use or medicinal use. There certainly are circumstances where it can be useful medically. But I've and all doctors have also seen the down side of its use, including addiction, lung disease and stepping stone to stronger drugs. ...Read more

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Need doctor's help! will marijuana affect the eye when you have a oil bubble in the eye?

Need doctor's help! will marijuana affect the eye when you have a oil bubble in the eye?

Marijuana: Will not affect oil that has been injected into your eye. Usually silicone oil is used during surgery to treat retinal problems. ...Read more

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Can i smoke marijuana while taking 100mg doses of minocycline 2 times a day?

No: Reason: 1. Smoking recreational marijuana is illegal unless you live in Colorado & Washington state. 2. If you use marijuana for medicinal purpose talk to your prescribing doctor as we don't have enough evidence to support safety, risk, benefit & interactions with prescribed medicine. 3. Due to impurity you shouldn't use street marijuana. ...Read more

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Can i smoke marijuana after vitrectomy surgery?

Can i smoke marijuana after vitrectomy surgery?

yes: There is no interaction between this type of surgery and the causes for this type of surgery, and inhaling marijuana. Be sure that you are in a situation where the eye is protected from the smoke (good ventilation) and your eye is physically protected from possible injury. ...Read more

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I have an ultrasound today, can I smoke marijuana before I have the ultrasound?

I have an ultrasound today, can I smoke marijuana before I have the ultrasound?

Won't interfere: Marijuana is not known to interfere with having an ultrasound. However, if the ultrasound is related to being pregnant, I advise not using marijuana while pregnant. ...Read more

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What will happen if i smoke marijuana with an inverted t wave? What exactly is an inverted t wave?

What will happen if i smoke marijuana with an inverted t wave? What exactly is an inverted t wave?

You'll get stoned: About the only thing i know that will happen for sure if you smoke marijuana with an inverted t wave is that you will get stoned! of course, this will happen with a normal t wave too:) inverted t waves can be a sign of coronary artery disease but 41% of men your age have an inverted t wave in v1 & it is generally benign. Marijuana tends to speed up one's heart rate & (see my comment for more)... ...Read more

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I smoke marijuana for anxiety what happens if I smoke a seed unintentionally? Asking about negative effects on body.

I smoke marijuana for anxiety what happens if I smoke a seed unintentionally? Asking about negative effects on body.

Psychoactive drug: Smoking a seed will not matter. However, smoking weed is affecting your brain. Rather than self medicating with weed, you should consult a behavioral health specialist, as psychiatrist for proper treatment.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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What happens if I smoke marijuana after a HPV shot? Is it bad? Where there be any consequences? Should I be worrying?

What happens if I smoke marijuana after a HPV shot? Is it bad? Where there be any consequences? Should I be worrying?

Parental Permit Plz: Telemedicine rules prohibit consulting minors for medical concerns without parental permission. Have your parents set up an account for themselves then, they can ask any question on your behalf and we're good. ...Read more

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Can i smoke marijuana while having gastritis? Im taking Nexium (esomeprazole) for gastritis

Not recommended: Smoking tobacco is one of the greatest causes of increased stomach acid, and smoking marijuana may do this as well. If you smoke tobacco, you need very much to stop as well. ...Read more

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I have a really bad headache that won't go away.. I stay hydrated. Like what could it be? I smoke Marijuana.

High blood pressure: Marijuana can cause extreme high blood pressure in some people. First stop smoking. classified the head tension, clusters, migraine, go see your medical provider. ...Read more

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Can I smoke marijuana after kidney transplant to treat my anxiety and insomnia ?

Can I smoke marijuana after kidney transplant to treat my anxiety and insomnia ?

Precautions: The marijuana may relax you, but may also exacerbate your problems significantly, so could be deleterious. If not legal where you live, there is another aspect of concern. Would explore further with your doctor, as there are many better approaches to treating anxiety and sleep disorder. ...Read more

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Can I smoke marijuana after kidney transplant to treat my anxiety and insomnia ? Couple times a week usage.

Can I smoke marijuana after kidney transplant to treat my anxiety and insomnia ? Couple times a week usage.

Marijuana: Marijuana has been shown to reduce anxiety and insomnia but you must also be careful because some types of marijuana in some people can actually increase anxiety. Talk to your doctor and of course work with your state dispensary to know you are getting a pure and medically reliable strain. Good luck. ...Read more

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I had a seizure for the first time in my life a year ago. No family hostory of epilepsy I smoke Marijuana more than occasionally. Can this be a cause?

I had a seizure for the first time in my life a year ago. No family hostory of epilepsy I smoke Marijuana more than occasionally. Can this be a cause?

Neurologist: regardless what is the cause ,seizure is an indication of a serious brain injury or disease you need to be under the care of a neurologist for proper medication and evaluation
guessing for the cause, and the lack of personal ,and family history does not make it less serious or dangerous
please go and see a neurologist ...Read more

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I need to gain weight i have a very fast metabolism , like really fast..... And i smoke marijuana , im very skinny. Do i have to stop smoking to gain?

Marijuana: Not surprisingly I don't condone marijuana so please stop smoking it.

Not sure how this would affect your weight. If no change in 4 weeks please see a dietitian. ...Read more

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I smoke marijuana for pain depression and anxiety and had recently been diagnosed with otitis externa. Is it still ok to continue using it or hold off?

Otitis Externa, : infection or inflammation of the External Auditory Canal, is treated with topical medications. Using " ear drops" will have no effect on your ability to metabolize THC. ...Read more

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