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What are the interactions between ADHD medication and marijuana use?

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Dr. Randy Baker
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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