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On coumadin for blood clot in left leg. Will smoking weed cause level changes?

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on coumadin for blood clot in left leg will smoking weed cause inr levels change
Posted Tue, 22 May 2012 in Blood Disorders
Answered by Dr. Prabhakar C Koregol 2 hours later
No such described interaction but in general smoking is known to increase the thrombotic events. In short though it may not interact with drug but still can produce effect that opposite to purpose for which it is given
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