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Effect of smoking pot on depression medication - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hey
Doctor :   Dr xxx here
Doctor :   How may i help you?
User :   Im on prescription pills right now for depression and to focus because of my ADD (wellbutrin, conserta, selexa, and at nights i take trazodone for sleep). What would happen if i smoked pot while im on these pills?
Doctor :   You will have more sedation following
Doctor :   And some timesincreased hallucinations too
User :   what is sedation?
Doctor :   Giddiness
Doctor :   Feeling sllepy
Doctor :   *sleepy
User :   will i become skitsophratic (im not sure how to spell that)
Doctor :   I did not understand
Doctor :   Is it schizphrenic?
User :   yes, sorry
Doctor :   No, but on long term usage and irregular meds could face it
User :   pk thank you for the help i really appriciate that
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   cya
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