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Marijuana And Afrin Interaction
Unlikely to have any: marijuana has few, if any, interactions with medicines. The medical use of marijuana is extremely important, and because of politics, may be unknown by many physicians. The non-THC continent oil of marijuana can effectively treat pediatric seizures which conventional anticonvulsants do not touch. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Are there any adverse effects when mixing sertraline (50 mg once a day) and marijuana (once, not regularly)?
I don't know that: there are studies for this. Would not recommend it. See you have depression & anxiety. Potential long-term risk of Cannabis include panic attacks, anxiety disorders, paranoia, dissociation, psychosis, aggression, ataxia, hallucinations & illusions. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Currently using albuterol sulfate inhaler and taking loratadine (both prescribed). Any interaction concerns if i take Mucinex (guaifenesin) as well?
No.: Not that i know although when taken together, you may experience sedation so it could affect your reflexes in driving or in performing any hazardous activities. You know that you should not have any alcoholic beverages on both medications. ...Read more
Why are drugs like cocaine illegal? If caffeine and alcohol are used for there psychoactive effects. Why isn't cocaine in moderation legal too?
Read your history: Since the beginning of civilization, every human society has had its own particular customs, traditions & laws re what's "licit" & what's ILlicit. Not just psychoactive chemicals, but everything, e.g. marriage. The roots of what substances are legal & which aren't are not rational: they're social, cultural & historical. There are many books about this fascinating subject for the general reader. ...Read more
None direct but...: There are no reported direct interactions between cannabis and ADHD medications- see http://tinyurl.com/hxtr8oa While more research is needed, many with ADHD find using medical marijuana has a calming effect and can improve concentration- see http://www.leafscience.com/2016/01/22/cannabis-good-adhd/ It appears safe to use cannabis with ADHD meds and using it may reduce the amount of meds needed. ...Read more
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Probably not: Melatonin is a hormone that is naturally found in your brain which we believe helps us regulate our sleep cycle. It is not known what happens if a person takes it in a supplement form for long periods of time (even just weeks or months) so most doctors like myself do not recommend it. Using cocaine, with melatonin or not, is a really bad idea. Plus, last i heard, it's illegal. ...Read more
Starting doxycycline tomorrow for UTI. Take prozac (fluoxetine) and valium. Also smoke marijuana. Can these interact with doxy? What about alcohol?
Take geodon (ziprasidone) at night, wellbutrin, propanolol in the morning. Cansmoking pot or drinking alcohol harm me? I can't seem to find info on drug interactions
Yes, can harm you: Yes, adding pot and alcohol to geodon, (ziprasidone) wellbutrin, and propanolol can harm you. The result can be a lot of sedation -- not to mention destabilizing mood and potentially driving psychosis. Discuss this with your own physician. Check it out with your pharmacist also. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any negative effects of buspar (buspirone)? Alcohol interactions? I'm on propranolol. Synthroid. And vitamin d daily.
All meds have some: No known interactions between buspar, (buspirone) Propranolol and synthroid. There are cautions for known sensitivity to that drug class, recent use of MAO inhibitors (a type of antidepressant) or use in the setting of kidney or liver problems. Generally well-tolerated, but here is a link to possible side effects: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/drug-information/dr600277/dsection=side%2deffects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer