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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

Optometrist (Definition)

Optometrists or doctors of optometry are primary eye care providers along with ophthalmologists. They can prescribe glasses and contacts and diagnose and treat various medical eye conditions. They cannot perform surgery on the eye, only ...Read more


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Bipolar meds have so many side effects. wouldn't it be better 2 smoke marijuana as bi polar people tell me they feel better than the meds? Is it harmful

Bipolar meds have so many side effects. wouldn't it be better 2 smoke marijuana as bi polar people tell me they feel better than the meds? Is it harmful

DONT THINK SO: I have no idea what the long term effects are - possibly including psychosis. The goal should be to have as stable a life as possible and i doubt that pot will do that.
Properly balanced meds and real support can help a whole lot.
Very hard to live a productive life by being happy and out of it - and depressive and manic phases are most likely to recur anyway.
Not the best solution. ...Read more

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Can u contract HIV from someone if you smoke marijuana behind them?

Can u contract HIV from someone if you smoke marijuana behind them?

No: Unless you mean you are smoking while penetrating them from behind this will not give you HIV. Must have some form of intimate contact (sex, needle sharing, and so on). Stop having unprotected sex unless you are positive your partner is free of disease (an almost impossible task). Good luck. ...Read more

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When u smoke marijuana for one day, how long does it stay in your system?

When u smoke marijuana for one day, how long does it stay in your system?

Long enough: Long enough for you to test positive on a urine drug screen and lose your job leading to more marijuana use. Stay away from drugs. ...Read more

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Can I smoke marijuana while taking bactrim?

Can I smoke marijuana while taking bactrim?

Antibiotics: Smoking marijuana shouldn't have any effect on the antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can I smoke marijuana while nursing?

Can I smoke marijuana while nursing?

No: That would not be a good idea. Smoking marijuana isn't a good idea at all, especially once you've had children. Apart from the direct ill effects on the baby, it impairs your judgment and will not help you become a good parent. It is time for you to stop. ...Read more

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If i smoke marijuana can i breastfeed?

If i smoke marijuana can i breastfeed?

Do not do weed: It is a bad idea to be smoking marijuana. You will be exposing your baby to weed, even without breastfeeding and potentially affecting the brain development of the baby adversely . Breastfeeding the baby is a good practice and to that, but do not do weed.
For 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. 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. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Can i take levothyroxine and smoke marijuana?

Can i take levothyroxine and smoke marijuana?

U should not: Smoke marjuana, it can cause u to have symptoms similar to schizophrenia. ...Read more

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Can you smoke marijuana with sulfamethoxazole?

Can you smoke marijuana with sulfamethoxazole?

Wouldn't smoke sulfa: I would definitely not smoke the sulfamethoxazole! but seriously, there are no known drug interactions, so marijuana smoking would not interfere with the actions of sulfamethoxazole. There is some evidence that marijuana may sometimes suppress immune function but it is not clear if this is really the case. To be cautious, if you have an infection it would be wise to avoid or minimize marijuana use. ...Read more

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Can you smoke marijuana while taking atenolol ?

Can you smoke marijuana while taking atenolol ?

No contraindication : Keep in mind that marijuana is a schedule 1 controlled substance and is classified by the federal government as having no currently accepted medical use. Still some states have allowed medical marijuana programs for certain conditions. There is no contraindication to taking marijuana and atenolol. However many people experience side effects of anxiety, joint pains, and mouth ulcers sometimes. ...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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Does it hurt to smoke marijuana with clinamycin?

Does it hurt to smoke marijuana with clinamycin?

Unknown: Because marijuana is a schedule i substance, research on its effects on other medications has been very limited. As such it is unknown whether combining it with anything else can affect the effect of the other medication. ...Read more

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Can you smoke marijuana with hydrochlorothiazide?

No interaction : There is no reported drug interaction between these two substances. ...Read more

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Is it okay to smoke marijuana 20 hours after surgery?

Smoking Is Not Ideal: It delays wound healing, impairs blood vessel formation (angiogenesis) and more. If you need the thc your dr. Can prescribe marrinol. ...Read more

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Is it bad to smoke marijuana while using the nuvaring?

Yes: It is always bad to smoke marijuana, especially when you are taking anti-depressants like citalopram and prozac (fluoxetine). Marijuana is a depressant. ...Read more

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Can I still smoke marijuana if I have addisons disease?

Can I still smoke marijuana if I have addisons disease?

I suppose: And you can still shoot heroin too but why would you. ...Read more

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What could happen if you smoke marijuana while pregnant?

What could happen if you smoke marijuana while pregnant?

It can be: harmful to the fetus. It is abusive to take illicit drugs while pregnant. ...Read more

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Can i smoke marijuana after retinal detatchment surgery?

Can i smoke marijuana after retinal detatchment surgery?

Retina & MJ: There are endocannabinoid receptors in the retina as well as nearly everywhere else in your body. These receptors can be affected by external cannabis . . . And research has not established what the physiological outcome is. Please ask your retina surgeon about this -- s/he would be your best advisor. ...Read more

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Are portable vaporizers safer to use to smoke marijuana?

Are portable vaporizers safer to use to smoke marijuana?

Yes: Vaporizing marijuana releases the medicinally active cannabinoids without burning the plant releasing toxic byproducts of combustion that can be respiratory irritants. See http://www.Canorml.Org/health/vaporizers and http://www.Recoverytoday.Net/articles/457-marijuana-vaporization. ...Read more

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I am taking amoxicillin 500mg cap sandoz, can I still smoke marijuana?

I am taking amoxicillin 500mg cap sandoz, can I still smoke marijuana?

No: Mj is illegal and dangerous. Using it is never acceptable whether or not you're using Amoxicillin or doxycycline. ...Read more

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I smoke marijuana yesterday. When can I continue to safely breastfeed?

I smoke marijuana yesterday. When can I continue to safely breastfeed?

Safe for whom ??: Cannabis is one of those drugs that produce problems for babies however they are exposed.It is transferred in breast milk & can produce sedation, weakness & poor feeding.It can drop milk production for mom. Long them head growth in baby is impaired but the effect on development is unknown. Smoking itself increases risk of crib death & frequency of infections. You give this up to be a mom. ...Read more

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Can you smoke marijuana and take strattera (atomoxetine) at the same time?

Be smart: Young people who smoke marijuana not only suffer the same memory and learning impairment of their older counterparts, but also have a persistent drop in intelligence. Pretty sound studies coming out of the R&D work in the private sector looking to identify the helpful vs harmful components of marijuana. Be smart and limit or even stop the MJ. And K2 is vastly worse. ...Read more

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Why is it bad to smoke marijuana when you have a blood thickening disorder?

Why is it bad to smoke marijuana when you have a blood thickening disorder?

More clotting: Marijuana increases production of free radicals, deposits tar and other residue in your lungs and introduces carbon monoxide into your system. This produces oxidative stress which increases systemic inflammation and can make your blood clot more easily.If you already have this tendency, your are worsening your health and increasing the chances of having a stroke or other clotting disease. ...Read more

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Affect of smoking marijuana on surgery? I smoke marijuana about 3-4times a week

What kind of surgery: Generally "social" use of marijuana is not going to cause any difficulties. Heavy marijuana smokers can get lung problems just as cigarette smokers do, and if you are having general anesthesia, that might make a difference. It should not cause any problems in general with either surgery or anesthesia in lower-dose smokers. ...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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My friend is about to have a surgery on the shoulder is it okay to let him smoke marijuana after?

NO: Post op patients should optimize their general health, with rest, good diet, and avoidance of non prescription drugs. Marijuana does not have analgesic properties, and smoking of any kind reduces oxygen availability to the repair, and could hurt healing. Good luck to your "friend.". ...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 have one kidney and smoke marijuana every day It is very negative for the kidney smoking marijuana?

I have one kidney and smoke marijuana every day
It is very negative for the kidney smoking marijuana?

Bad idea: Smoking (inhaling smoke, which is full of lung irritants and cancer-causing chemicals) of any kind is unhealthy and bad for patients. There is rarely a need for smoking marijuana, but some people want to and like to smoke pot. However, if one's doctor has prescribed weed as a medical treatment, the risks and benefits will have to be compared. ...Read more

Marijuana (Definition)

Marijuana refers to the various preparations of the Cannabis plant into the psychoactive drug for recreational use ...Read more


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