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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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Atenolol (Definition)

Atenolol is a relatively long-acting (24 hours) beta-blocker. Beta-blockers as a group of medications calm or slow the heart rate down. They stop the swings in hr from stress or nerves. If someone is on a good dose of a beta-blocker and are startled, the medication suppresses the pounding of your heart. It also won't allow the hr to climb with exercise. It's used to ...Read more


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I am once a day atenolol 25mg for hypertension and have mild Lvh 1.3wall thknss, question is would marijuana use of caused the mild Lvh?

I am once a day atenolol 25mg for hypertension and have mild Lvh 1.3wall thknss, question is would marijuana use of caused the mild Lvh?

Doubtful: There's little data but it's doubtful. Even if marijuana elevated your BP (the most common cause of LVH), you'd have to be intoxicated the majority of the day, every day, to thicken your heart. Alternatively, if you're athletic, the LVH may be benign, even a sign of health. Athletes commonly have LVH. Do you lift weights? ...Read more

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I have mild lvh, 1.3 wall thickness caused by hypertension and was wondering if marijuana affects the lvh if I am a smoker? I am on 25mg atenolol

To Some Extent: Marijuana does not commonly affect hypertrophy or hypertension in a negative way but this is not a guarantee. There have been rare reports of heart attacks and stroke associated with marijuana use. The Best advice: If you have underlying heart disease it is best to avoid any futher damage. Damage to your lungs increases cardiac work and may precipitate further heart problems. ...Read more

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I take 12.5 mg of atenolol daily for blood pressure it was acting up I’m wondering what will be the affects of smoking marijuana while on atenolol?

I take 12.5 mg of atenolol daily for blood pressure it was acting up I’m wondering what will be the affects of smoking marijuana while on atenolol?

Hypertension: You are on a very low dose of Atenolol. Should follow up with the person who put you on it to maybe adjust the dose.

I don't think Marijuana will do much, although it might relax you and lower your blood pressure.
However, there are NO studies using Marijuana for hypertension or heart disease. ...Read more

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What symptoms occur if you smoke marijuana?

What symptoms occur if you smoke marijuana?

Variable: Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic, delusions, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. You might feel tired, have poor concentration, slowed reaction times & slowed problem solving, develop a dry mouth, have a rapid heart rate or feel hungry. Some feel relaxed with drop in pain & anxiety. ...Read more

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Exactly how dangerous is it to occasionally smoke marijuana?

Exactly how dangerous is it to occasionally smoke marijuana?

"Exactly"?: I can't say "exactly, " because marijuana is not an "exact" substance. Supplies may contain other things that increase "how dangerous" it is -- and you never know what you're going to get. Plus, marijuana itself is a mind-altering substance that impairs thinking, judgment, reaction time, and memory. It's a hallucinogen that can induce psychosis, especially in more vulnerable people. Why risk it? ...Read more

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Is it okay to smoke marijuana? Heard its stronger than in the 60s

No one knows: Even the dealer may now know what has been added to the weed. There's talk of more addictive / dangerous substances to enhance the effects, but little hard evidence that this is a widespread practice. A dealer may add pcp and boast of the enhancement. Otherwise, this would be an inefficient use of expensive drugs. Remember marijuana is illegal for whatever reason, and life offers much else. Peace. ...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?

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.
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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 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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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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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

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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