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Unprotected sex, on marijuana, worried about testing positive for THC - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   HI, can my husband test positive for THC if I am a MMJ patient and he is not?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Dr here
User :   hi
Doctor :   Can you explain THC?
User :   Marajuana
User :   medical
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May i know his age?
User :   He is nervous about my using it for Cronhn's, he is 35
Doctor :   Are you having Crohn's disease?
User :   yes
User :   we have unprotected sex
Doctor :   Are you on any medications?
User :   can he get in trouble?
User :   Humora
User :   Humira
Doctor :   No need to worry as such.
Doctor :   Does he have any problems? or he his on any medications?
Doctor :   *he is
User :   No, he is pretty healthy, just doesnt want to test positive for marajuana
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then you need not woory
User :   cant happen?
Doctor :   No cannot occur.
User :   i told him that, but he doenst want to lose his job
User :   thanks
Doctor :   The body absorbs 10-25% of the THC when it is inhaled and only 6% when it is eaten.
User :   i eat it to calm my stomach and stop the pain
Doctor :   Even if one uses it the effects do not show up in blood after 72 hours
Doctor :   Ok
User :   oh, ok, i heard it was longer
Doctor :   Is he feeling any anxiety or euphoria?
User :   none, he just doenst want to test positive, he doesn't like me using it. i am in a state where it is approved for Crohn's and legal.
Doctor :   If he is not taking it orally do not worry and ask him to be calm and relaxed.
User :   thats what I always say
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Also if you have been prescribed its is fine because in Crohn's it is fine.
User :   thatws all i needed
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me , bye for now.
User :   good bye
Doctor :   Take care and be relaxed.
User :   thanks
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